Terramoto de 1755 em Lisboa e as Ruínas do Carmo

Wed, 08.11.2017

Dear students, teachers and friends,

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

We are going discover how the earthquake of 1755 impacted the centre 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: Wednesday, November 9, 3.00 pm

Where: Praça do Comércio (by the statue)

Vídeo of our tour