Muralhas e Torreões de Lagos / Baluarte da Porta dos Quartos

Of the ancient walls there are only left the Gate of Portugal, the Gate of the Postigo and the remannts of old courtiers. It is said that Dom Sebastião was present at a field mass before going to the battle of Alcácer Quibir and that he saw it from a manuelin window one can still see on the walls.

Contacts


Rua Infante de Sagres
8600-743,Lagos

    Characteristics


  • Easy external parking
  • Walls & City doors
  • Visitable (no guide)
  • True

Monuments near Muralhas e Torreões de Lagos / Baluarte da Porta dos Quartos

Rua 25 de Abril, Lagos

Rua Miguel Bombarda, Lagos

Arco / Porta de São Gonçalo


A gate sided by two barbicans. It is one of the city's gates, built between the reigns of Dom Manuel I and Dom Filipe I. It was built together with walls, for …

Praça Infante Dom Henrique, Lagos

Armazém Regimental


A regimental warehouse dating back to the 17th century, with a mannerist and baroque architecture. A perfect testimony of useful military architecture, destine…

Rua da Porta da Vila, Lagos

Baluarte de Santa Maria / Baluarte da Porta da Vila


This is the first of seven still existing strongholds that were part of the so-called Nova Cerca (or Segunda Cerca) of town's walls. It is a poligonal strongho…

Avenida dos Descobrimentos, Lagos

Brasão de Lagos


A limestone work that represents the city of Lagos's coat of arms, made of a wall and two towers.

Praça Infante Dom Henrique, Lagos

Casa da Dízima / Edifício da Portagem / Quartel dos Remadores da Alfândega / Vedoria


A two floors building dating back to the 17th century. On the ground floor, a special note to three door spans with a masonry panel and, on the first floor, th…

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