Belem Tower
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra
N 38° 41.525 W 009° 12.930
29S E 481258 N 4282629
Quick Description: Belém Tower, or Torre de Belém, is a fortified tower located in the Belém district of Lisbon, Portugal.
Location: Portugal
Date Posted: 11/15/2006 4:58:53 AM
Waymark Code: WMYPX
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Jeremy
Views: 70

Long Description:
Belém Tower, or Torre de Belém, is a fortified tower located in the Belém district of Lisbon, Portugal.
It was built in the early 16th century in the Portuguese late gothic style, the manueline, and is one of the symbols of the city. It is classified, together with the nearby Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Year photo was taken: 1903

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