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Queluz, the palace and gardens

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Published by Scala Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pedro -- III, -- King, consort of Maria I, Queen of Portugal, -- 1717-1786 -- Homes and haunts -- Portugal -- Queluz.,
  • Robillion, Jean-Baptiste, -- d. 1782.,
  • Palácio de Queluz (Museum : Queluz, Portugal),
  • Architecture, Rococo -- Portugal -- Queluz.,
  • Decoration and ornament, Rococo -- Portugal -- Queluz.,
  • Gardens, Rococo -- Portugal -- Queluz.,
  • Queluz (Portugal) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 126) and index.

    StatementMaria Inês Ferro.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7766.Q45 F4 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20684744M
    ISBN 101857591747, 9278087403

    Queluz Queluz Halfway between Lisbon and Sintra, the otherwise rather unremarkable town of Queluz is dominated by its magnificent palace and gardens, located in the plaza of the town’s center. The Hall of Ambassadors ("Sala dos Embaixadores"), sometimes called the throne room or the Hall of Mirrors, was designed by Robillon in and is one of the largest reception rooms in the palace.


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The gardens at the National Palace of Queluz, which I visited during the fall, are described as the Versailles of Portugal. They are a “paradise dotted with masterpieces of English sculpture.” The work of English sculptor, John Cheere (), the sculptures comprise the largest and best surviving example of his work.

Few buildings capture the splendor of Portugal's royal past as well as the enchanting palace and gardens of Queluz.

Designed by architect Jean Baptiste Robillion in the French Rococo style during the second half of the eighteenth century the palace and gardens quickly became the Author: Maria Ines Ferro. Palacio Nacional e Jardins de Queluz: Address, Phone Number, Palacio Nacional e Jardins de Queluz Reviews: /5.

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An illustrated history of the royal palace located outside of Lisbon, Portugal. Queluz Tourism - Tourist Information about Queluz, Portugal. I t is definitely worth taking a half-day trip to Queluz from Lisbon or Sintra for its magnificent royal palace.

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This admission ticket will gain you access to the National Palace and Gardens of Queluz. One of the many elegant palaces of Sintra, just outside of Lisbon, Queluz Palace dates back to the 18th century and is considered an excellent example of Portugal’s Rococo architecture.

Its sprawling gardens, fountains, and statues have earned it its nickname as the Versailles of Portugal. How does it 4/5(4). Home > Parks, Gardens and Monuments > National Palace and Gardens of Queluz > Opening Times and Prices.

Opening Times and Prices Opening Times / PALACE AND GARDENS From March 28 until October –last ticket and last admission ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Notes: Collected essays.

Text in English. Description: Seiten: Illustrationen: Responsibility. Queluz (Portuguese pronunciation:) is a city within the Sintra Municipality, on the Portuguese Riviera, in the Lisbon metropolitan area of Portugal.

It is famed as the home of Queluz National Palace, the 18th century pleasure palace of the Portuguese Royal Family, as well as notable institutions like the Portuguese School of Equestrian had a populat inhabitants in Country: Portugal.

The Palace of Queluz is one of Lisbon's many tourist attractions. The Palace of Queluz, in my opinion is well worth the visit, it must be for our Queen to have stayed there many years ago. Like most attractions these days the presence of a gift shop is almost obligatory and this was no exception.

Explore the extensive French gardens of Queluz Palace and discover a number of hidden gems, including several lakes, fountains, and statues to admire and stroll around.

A must-visit is the Canal dos Azulejos, a beautiful area filled with painted scenes of 18th-century life. National Queluz Palace and Gardens With its iconic harmony between scenery and architecture, the Queluz Palace was the royal residence in the 18th and 19th centuries. It houses a large Equestrian Art Library, and has won international awards for the restoration of its botanical gardens/5(24).

National Palace of Queluz (Palácio de Queluz) and Gardens. Queluz is a western suburb of the capital Lisbon. The district is most famous for the National Palace of Queluz (Palácio de Queluz) and its superb gardens. The palace is known for it fanciful, highly decorative, Rococo architecture.

The palace is an easy day or half-day trip from the. One place I’ve always wanted to visit but haven’t before is the National Palace of Queluz, started in and finished after This trip to Portugal, we were able to check it out.

The palace was first build as a summer home but was later enlarged. National Palace of Queluz: Beautiful palace, gorgeous gardens. - See 1, traveler reviews, 2, candid photos, and great deals for Queluz, Portugal, at Tripadvisor.5/5(K). Just went through the gardens and palace you can do self tour by reading in english in each room, Senior ticket was 8 EU for garden and palace so in high season, it might be worth the extra 2.

and pay 10 Palace huge with elaborate rococo decoration typical of the period. The. • The National Palace and Gardens of Queluz is located in Sintra, which is located about 30 kilometers from Lisbon – you can reach Sintra easily by taking the train from Lisbon • National Palace and Gardens of Queluz opening hours: AM – PM, last admission PM/5(11).

Based in Ericeira on the Atlantic coast in a seafront hotel, just outside Lisbon, this trip ventures to the area’s most opulent historic palaces and stylish gardens. We’ll follow in the footsteps of Portuguese royalty at Queluz Palace and Sintra’s Royal Palace and explore the beauty of the formal gardens of the Fronteira Palace.

There’s time to admire the ornate architecture of. The National Palace and Gardens of Queluz are a perfect example of the opulence and splendor of this period.

Described as "a very expensive birthday cake," the palace and its gardens are an exercise in excess, mixing Baroque, Rococo and Neo-Classical styles to stunning effect/5(51). The Queluz National Palace (Palácio Nacional de Queluz) is an XVIII century palace located in the city of Queluz, near Lisbon in the Sintra region Queluz Palace sourced from pixabey Between Lisbon and Sintra lies the National Queluz Palace and its historic gardens, which are one of the best examples of a harmonious connection between the.

The reason for our choosing this pousada was it's accessibility to Lisbon via the train station. The station is filthy from the escalators up to the platforms and it was a relief to board the train.

There is very little to recommend Queluz other than the Royal palace and gardens. Very lovely room but noise from the busy road disturbed us/10(). Drive to the Portuguese Royal Palace at Queluz. The simple exterior belies the lavishness within of the Throne Room and the Hall of Ambassadors.

The sculpted gardens, with rows of hedges, artistically carved shrubs and huge magnolia trees are impressive. You’ll visit Sintra, considered one of the most beautiful villages in Portugal.

Join us in exploring this beautiful city, paying close attention to the Queluz Palace + a wine tasting. Book your tour. Skip to primary navigation Skip to content Skip to footer.

Click here to Learn more about home Home; Click here to Learn more about sintra tours Sintra Tours. The Queluz National Palace near Lisbon, Portugal perfectly depicts Baroque architecture. Frequently compared to the Versailles Palace, Queluz National Palace was built in the and is one of the last great Rococo buildings to be designed in Europe.

This monument was nominated as one of the 21 finalists of the 7 Wonders of Portugal. The air-conditioned rooms at Pousada Palacio de Queluz are individually decorated and feature warm colors and elegant wood furniture.

All rooms have a work desk, a minibar, and a private bathroom with a hairdryer. Guests can enjoy authentic Portuguese dishes as well as international cuisine in Pousada Palacio de Queluz‘s restaurant, Cozinha /10().

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WiFi is free, and this pousada also features a restaurant and a bar/10(97). After the earthquake ofthe Royal Palace was moved from Praça do Comércio to more stable ground. The neoclassical Palácio da Ajuda would be the occasional home of Portugal’s royalty until the end of the monarchy.

We visited the palace, and also the neighboring botanic gardens. Admire the extravagant royal collection and gardens of National Palace of Queluz, originally built as a summer residence for the royal family of Portugal. Construction began in at the request of the future King Pedro III, who would later serve as the consort of Queen Maria I.

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On this one day tour you will step back in time and visit four beautiful former royal residences and their breathtaking, landscaped gardens: National Palace of Ajuda, National Palace and Gardens of Queluz, Palacio Marqueses de Fronteira and Pena Palace & Gardens.Pousada Palacio de Queluz – Book your room for the Pousada Palacio de Queluz hotel in on ViaMichelin.

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