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Belém Tower
Torre de Belém, Torre de São Vicente
Torre Belém April 2009-4a.jpg
The quarter façade of the tower on the bank of the Tagus river
Coordinates 38°41′30″N 9°12′58″W / 38.69167°N 9.21611°W / 38.69167; -9.21611Coordinates: 38°41′30″N 9°12′58″W / 38.69167°N 9.21611°W / 38.69167; -9.21611
Location Lisbon, Portugal
Designer Francisco de Arruda
Type Fortification
Material Limestone (lioz)
Beginning date c. 1514
Completion date 1519
Website Official website
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Part of Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém in Lisbon
Criteria Cultural: iii, vi
Reference 263bis
Inscription 1983 (7th Session)

The Belém Tower is a Tower that is located in Lisbon, Portugal. It is registered as a World Cultural Heritage Site.

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