Porta de Barbacã

This arch is the best kept structure of the ancient Coimbra’s wall, which corresponded to the main entrance in the city during the Islamic period. On the arch is the sculpture of our Lady, the national arms and the symbol of the city foundation.

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Rua Ferreira Borges
3000,Coimbra

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Monuments near Porta de Barbacã

Largo das Ameias, Coimbra

Edifício de Passageiros da Estação Ferroviária de Coimbra-A


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Largo do Romal, 2, Coimbra

Edifício no Largo do Ramal


Urban building of quadrangular, with two floors and roof in coverage of four waters. Highlighted by a panel of tiles dating from the 18th century, representing…

Largo da Portagem, Coimbra

Banco de Portugal / Agência de Coimbra


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Rua de Corpo de Deus, Coimbra

Capela de Nossa Senhora da Vitória / Capela do Corpo de Deus


Chapel with Gothic and Baroque architecture features, built in 1367. In 1780 suffered renovation works and, in 2003, was transformed into a FADO House.

Rua do Sargento-Mor, 4-6, Coimbra

Casa Medieval


Late medieval building consisting of a main façade with four registers, the top three defined by gaps in wood.

Rua Ferreira Borges, 81-91, Coimbra

Edifício do Chiado em Coimbra / Museu Municipal de Coimbra


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