• Lissabon, Portugal, Padrão dos Descobrimentos,
    Europe,  Lisbon,  Portugal

    Padrão dos Descobrimentos

    In the Belém district on the banks of the Tagus River you will find the Padrão dos Descobrimentos, another Lisbon attraction and monument to the maritime discoveries. It is dedicated to Henry the Navigator and was built on the 500th anniversary of his death in 1960. Translated it means "Monument to the Discoveries".