Photograph: Museu da Cidade, Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
© Museu da Cidade, Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
House of Quinta da Pimenta; House of Madre Paula; Galvão Mexia Palace; Museu da Cidade (Museum of Lisbon)
Campo Grande, Lisbon, Portugal
Secular/civil architecture, palace
A suburban palace of the Baroque period dating to the 18th century, it has a rectangular courtyard at the back and a re-created farm. It was once associated with Campo Grande – an agricultural farm – on what was once rural land in the outskirts of the city.
Historical Cross Referencing
Historical and Artistic Introduction