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Basílica da Estrela

Attractions Estrela/Lapa/Santos Free
5 out of 5 stars
Basílica da Estrela
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The ornate white dome of the Basílica da Estrela is one of Lisbon's best-loved landmarks. Construction took ten years (1779-89), with statues sculpted by artists from the Mafra School. The church is richly decorated inside with Portuguese marble, although many of the paintings are by Italian masters. Climb the 114 steps for fine views of the city.


Venue name: Basílica da Estrela
Address: Pç Estrela
Opening hours: Church 7.30am-7.45pm daily
Price: Church free. Roof terrace €4; €2 reductions
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