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Torre de Belém - Tower of Belém, Lisbon: 224 reviews and 444 photos

On the ground level you enter an arched hall which was used as a dungeon and armoury until the 11th century. Prisoners were flung through openings in the floor into the moat below. Cannons sit in all the windowed arches of the hall. An outer staircase then leads to the next level.

Address: Torre de Belem, Avenida da India, Belem
Directions: In Jardim da Torre de Belém
Phone: +351 21 362 0034
Website: http://www.torrebelem.pt/en/

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  • Written Aug 22, 2008
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