Casa de Fialho de Almeida

Dr. José Valentim Fialho de Almeida, novelist and pamphleteer, was born in this house on May 7, 1857. Fialho de Almeida, in addition to being an illustrious critic, was also the strongest and most original prose writer of his generation. He passed away on March 4, 1911. Two tombstones were placed in this house in memory of Fialho de Almeida: the first on August 1, 1926 and the second on May 7, 1957.


Largo Fialho de Almeida, 2
7960-423,Vila de Frades


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Monuments near Casa de Fialho de Almeida

Torre do Relógio de Vila de Frades

Tower with medieval elements, as for example the Lancet slots.

Capela de São Brás

Simple chapel with murals, a wider and more of the spoils well preserved in the region.

Casa do Conselheiro

House of Councillor, that after having gone through a series of generations currently belongs to owners Lisbon. Features a collection of furniture and priceles…

Chafariz da Praça 25 de Abril

The fountain is located in the center of the population, giving the symbols of liberal society, to replace the usual pelourinho.

Villa Romana de São Cucufate / Ruínas do Convento de São Cucufate / Ruínas de Santiago

Also known as ruins of Santiago, it was initially a Roman villa with origins from the 1st century, altered in the first half of the 2nd century and destroyed i…

Ermida de Santo António dos Açores

Rural sanctuary with emphasis on set of murals that line the interior.

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