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Lisbon Cathedral

Lisbon Cathedral © ChromaticOrb
Lisbon Cathedral © ChromaticOrb

Sé de Lisboa is a Roman Catholic cathedral located in the Alfama district of Lisbon. Since the beginning of its construction in the year 1147, the Lisbon Cathedral, as it is commonly known, has been modified several times and survived many earthquakes. Nowadays, it is a mix of different architectural styles, including Romanesque, Baroque and Gothic architecture. It was built on the site of a Saracen mosque after the city was captured by the Crusaders in the 12th century. Inside, this ancient church features treasures like the font where St Anthony of Padua was baptised in 1195 and numerous notable relics, images and icons.

Address: Largo da Sé, 1100-585 Lisboa, Portugal

Website: www.patriarcado-lisboa.pt