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Chapel of Bones in Évora

May 31, 2016

One of the main attractions of Évora is the gothic Capela Dos Ossos (Chapel of Bones). The chapel is the eerie resting place of hundreds of skeletons exhumed from the city’s graveyards in the 16th century and their bones and skulls line the walls, ceilings, floors and pillars of the chapel. Continue Reading…