Old Cathedral of Coimbra

The Old Cathedral of Coimbra is a Romanesque Roman Catholic building in . Construction of the Sé Velha began some time after the Battle of Ourique, when Prince Afonso Henriques declared himself King of Portugal and chose as capital.
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The Johannine Library is a Baroque library situated in the heights of the historic centre of the , by the university tower. in the civil parish of Coimbra , municipality of , district of the same name. is situated 190 metres south of Old Cathedral of Coimbra. Photo: Chris, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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The Santa Cruz Monastery, best known as Igreja de Santa Cruz, is a National Monument in , Portugal. is situated 300 metres northwest of Old Cathedral of Coimbra. Photo: Carlos Luis M C da Cruz, Public domain.

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is situated 150 metres west of Old Cathedral of Coimbra. Photo: Carlos Luis M C da Cruz, Public domain.

Museum
is situated 170 metres west of Old Cathedral of Coimbra. Photo: Chris, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is a historic city in , which serves as the regional capital and, with almost 150 000 inhabitants, is the largest municipality there and one of Portugal's four largest metropolises. Photo: Alvesgaspar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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