Chafariz da Praça de Giraldo

The fountain, a work of the architect Afonso Álvares, was built in the XVI century. It is made of white marble ending with a crown of bronze and eight ajutages. The tradition says these eight ajutages correspond to the eight streets that end in the square.

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Praça de Giraldo
7000-508,Évora

    Characteristics


  • Easy external parking
  • Fountains, Springs & Aqueducts
  • True

Monuments near Chafariz da Praça de Giraldo

Edifício da Agência do Banco de Portugal


White building with granite rims in both doors and windows.

Caixa de Água


This work by Fransico Arruda has a deposit among columns, to distribute water to the aqueduct.

Centro Histórico de Évora


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Edifício da Rua Cândido dos Reis


This is a white building with relief rim and arched windows.

Edifício da Caixa Geral de Depósitos de Évora


It is a white construction with granite rims in both doors and windows.

Edifício da Praça Joaquim António de Aguiar


White and yellow building with granite rims on doors and windows. It has arcades on the upper floor.

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