Padrão dos Descobrimentos is a monument on the northern bank of the Tagus River estuary, in the civil parish of Santa Maria de Belém, Lisbon. Located along the river where ships departed to explore and …
The Padrão dos Descobrimentos on the edge of the Tagus River, as seen along its western profile
Inauguration in 1960 with 32 ships of 14 nations.
The entrance profile of the Padrão, as seen from the compass rose square