Cistern of the Monastery of São Vicente de Fora in Lisbon Portugal
LISBON, Portugal - A large cistern dating back to the 12th century under the West Cloister. The Monastery of São Vicente de Fora is a 17th-century church and monastery in the Alfama neighborhood of Lisbon. It features ornately decorated sections in the Baroque style as well as the Braganza Pantheon, where the kings who ruled Portugal between 1640 and 1910 are interred.
- Cistern of the Monastery of São Vicente de Fora in Lisbon Portugal (1710619134417).tif
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Catholic Church of São Vicente de Fora Cistern Europe Lisboa Lisbon Lisbon District Lisbon Metropolitan Area Monastery of Saint Vicent of Fora Monastery of Sao Vicente de Fora Monastery of São Vicente de Fora Mosteiro de São Vicente de Fora Municipality of Lisbon Município de Lisboa Portugal Roman Catholic architectural architecture building church ecology ecosystem edifice edifices environment environmentalism monastery nature place of worship religious building reservoir scenery structures water
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