Porta do Povoamento

Monument inaugurated in July 3, 2005, the day commemorating the anniversary of the elevation of 166 village municipality. Represents the location where they landed the first settlers of the island of São Miguel. It consists of small images, embossed, of the prominent figures of that time.


Largo Infante Dom Henrique


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Monuments near Porta do Povoamento

Largo das Três Bicas (ER 1-1), Furnas

Fontanário das Três Bicas

Small fountain consisting of three cocks and dated 1905.

Lagoa das Furnas, Furnas

Largo do Jardim Municipal, Povoação

Padrão dos Descobrimentos de Povoação

Monument erected in tribute to the Portuguese discoveries.

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