Historical Site

Old Prison of Ourique

Historical Site · Alentejo · 226 m
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A Antiga Cadeia de Ourique ainda em utilização nos anos 70 do seculo passado maioritariamente para presos politicos. Hoje em dia e a sede da Associação cultural Atalaia.
The old prison was still used in 1970´s,mainly by poltical prisioners. Today it is the headquarters of the a cultural association, Atalaia.
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Update: July 20, 2021

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37.652060, -8.224254
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37°39'07.4"N 8°13'27.3"W
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29S 568429 4167494
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