Forte do Búgio

A fortress of the period of the Philips (kings of Spain and Portugal), its construction started in the 16th century. This unique circular fortress is na example of the Renaissance fortresses.

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Barra do Tejo
2780,Oeiras

    Characteristics


  • Towers
  • True

Monuments near Forte do Búgio

Passeio Marítimo de Oeiras- Praia de Santo Amaro, Oeiras

Escultura À Porta do Mar - Nave Visionista


Sculpture located on the beach of Santo Amaro, erected in tribute to the discovery. By Luis Vieira Baptista.

Passeio Marítimo de Oeiras, Oeiras

Escultura O Mergulho da Baleia


Sculpture representing the tail of a whale, located in marginal of Oeiras.

Avenida Marginal, Oeiras

Forte de Nossa Senhora das Mercês de Catalezete


In 1762, with the purpose of strengthening the defenses of the fortress of São João da Barra, proceeded to the construction of a battery consisting of a parape…

Avenida Marginal, Oeiras

Forte de Santo Amaro / Forte do Areeiro


Similar to the Bateria das Fontainhas but more recently build, this fortress was projected at the beginning of the 20th century by the engineering major Antóni…

Avenida Marginal, Oeiras

Forte de São João das Maias


This small 17th century fortress has a small chapel with 18th century tiles. In 1976 the fortress was given to the Armed Forces social services to be used as a…

Passeio Marítimo de Oeiras, Oeiras

Forte de São Julião da Barra


This fortress, built in a strategic point that allowed a dominance of the inlet's entrance, was one one of the most important Portuguese war fortresses. Inspir…

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