O Terramoto de 1755 de Lisboa e as Ruínas do Carmo (July 12)

It's time for a historical walking tour in the city center!

We are going to visit the famous Ruinas do Carmo, discovering how the earthquake of 1755 devastated the center of Lisboa. We will find out which parts of the city have never been restored and which other parts have been revived thanks to the Marquês de Pombal.

Moreover, we will learn about how the new buildings and constructions were influenced by the period of Enlightenment.

When: Wed, July 12, 3.00 pm
 

Where: Praça do Comércio
(In the middle of the square at the statue, look out for our logo!)

 

Please confirm your attendance with a short email: communication@portuguesetcetera.com

Posted on July 10, 2017 .