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Arch by another name☺

Saint Benedict Arch is also known as Rua Augusta Arch, which straddles Augusta Street and opens to... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
DeanMurphy2020
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Orlando, Florida
The arch of mystery

Close to the Gulbenkian Museum, opposite the Palacio de Palhave (residence of the Spanish... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2014
Geoff P
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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9 Aug 2017
“Arch by another name”
8 Jul 2014
“The arch of mystery”
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Saint Benedict Arch is also known as Rua Augusta Arch, which straddles Augusta Street and opens to Praça (Plaza) do Comércio, the immense plaza that looks out over Tagus River. It was constructed to commemorate the city’s reconstruction after the 1755 Lisbon earthquake and subsequent...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2014

Close to the Gulbenkian Museum, opposite the Palacio de Palhave (residence of the Spanish ambassador), in the Prace Espanha, stands an arch. No information is given about it at the site, but it does have a poem on one side related to the 1974 revolution....More

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