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GUIDED TOUR | Aqueduct of Águas Livres | TBD

May 8, 2021 @ 08:30 - 13:30


Here are some fun facts about Lisbon’s Aqueduct of Águas Livres:
– It was built almost 300 years ago, by order of the king;
– It withstood the earthquake of 1755;
– It’s 14kms long, and it carried water from around 60 springs, supplying roughly 30 fountains around Lisbon;
– It transported said water using mostly gravity;
– Its route mostly coincided with that of an ancient Roman aqueduct;
– It stopped supplying water to the city in the 1960s;
– It became a National Monument in 1910, and is considered a remarkable work of hydraulic engineering.

this Saturday morning, local tour organization Caminhando invites you to walk on and marvel at this historical behemoth in all its glory.

Register and learn more here.


May 8, 2021
08:30 - 13:30
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