Main entrance of the Church

João de CastilhoXVI Century

Convent of Christ

Convent of Christ
Tomar, Portugal

The Convent of Christ Is a former Roman Catholic convent in Tomar, Portugal. Originally a 12th-century Templar stronghold, when the order was dissolved in the 14th century the Portuguese branch was turned into the Knights of the Order of Christ, that later supported Portugal's maritime discoveries of the 15th century. The convent and castle complex is a historic and cultural monument and was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1983.


  • Title: Main entrance of the Church
  • Creator: João de Castilho
  • Date Created: XVI Century
  • Location Created: Tomar, Portugal
  • Rights: DGPC em Portugal
  • Medium: Architecture

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