 Historical background Why you should visit it Surrounding area
 Built in 1459 as a small chapel by Henry the navigator Originally home of Hieronymite order Vasco da Gama stayed there...
 The manueline style of architecture The sculptures incorporating maritim elements Remainings of Vasco da Gama and Luís...
 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bhS79Qw6tD8&fe ature=related
 Monument of discoveries Belém Tower The cultural centre of Belém Popular art museum Pastel of Belém
Thank you for listening :)
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Jerónimos monastery

  1. 1.  Historical background Why you should visit it Surrounding area
  2. 2.  Built in 1459 as a small chapel by Henry the navigator Originally home of Hieronymite order Vasco da Gama stayed there before his discovery in the orient in 1497 Its construction started on 6th january 1501 Built to pray for the King and the sailors departing from the beach of Restelo
  3. 3.  The manueline style of architecture The sculptures incorporating maritim elements Remainings of Vasco da Gama and Luís Vaz de Camões Historical importance!
  4. 4.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bhS79Qw6tD8&fe ature=related
  5. 5.  Monument of discoveries Belém Tower The cultural centre of Belém Popular art museum Pastel of Belém
  6. 6. Thank you for listening :)

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