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Torre de Belem - Belem Tower, Belém: 27 reviews and 56 photos


The Belem Tower (Torre de Belem) is an imposing monument that dates from around 1515 and was built as a fortress to protect Lisbon harbour. It commemorates the period of Portugal's overseas expansion and Empire building.
It is an UNESCO World Heritage site.
The time was small, so I didn?t went inside. Next time !
You can go to the top peer into the tiny dungeon.

The timetable is :Tuesday-Sunday 10am-5pm or 6.30pm in summer

Address: Av. Brasília, 1400-038 Lisboa,
Directions: On the waterfront

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  • Updated Jun 4, 2004
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