National Sanctuary of Christ the King
Monument in Lisbon, Portugal
The Sanctuary of Christ the King is a Catholic monument and shrine dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Christ overlooking the city of Lisbon situated in Almada, in Portugal. It was inspired by the Christ the Redeemer statue of Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil, after the Cardinal Patriarch of Lisbon visited that monument.
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Alto do Pragal, Av. Cristo Rei, 2800-058 Almada, Portugal
Metro: 1 and 3 Lines (Almada Station)
From July 1st to July 14th: from 9:30 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. From July 15 th to August 31 th: from 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. From September 1st to September 20th: from 9:30 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. From September 21st to 30 June 30th: from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.