360 Mafra – Rasmussen’s Postcard Eurovision 2018

Where RASMUSSEN, from DENMARK, filmed his Eurovision Song Contest 2018 Postcard
WHY HERE?
Is the most important baroque monument in Portugal.
HOW TO GET THERE?
You can travel from Lisbon to Mafra by car, bus or train. Mafra is 36km from Lisbon and 22km north of Sintra.
WHAT TO DO?
Visit as much as you can! The building covers an area of almost four hectares (37,790 m2), including 1,200 rooms, more than 4,700 doors and windows, 156 stairways and 29 inner yards and courtyards.
WHAT NOT TO MISS?
Basilica with 65m high dome with a 13m diameter.
Library with approximately 36000 volumes. You won’t see them but there are many bats living in the rafters. They’re of great importance in keeping the vast book collection free from insects that usually destroy paper.

www.visitportugal.com/en/NR/exeres/DC8D0D1D-0765-43A6-A8B4-46CD6216995F
www.palaciomafra.gov.pt/en-GB/

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