The Round Church at the Convent of Christ in Tomar at close range

In previous photos the Round Church in Tomar or Charola as it is widely known, appeared at a certain distance. I took those photos from the garden outside the Convent of Christ but I also wanted to show this magnificent monument at a close range. So in the first and second photos you can see the staircase that leads to the entrance of the Charola, and on the third it is still the Round Church but from another angle and already inside one of the cloisters, which as you may know, is a courtyard inside a convent or monastery.

Charola or Round Church at the Convent of Christ in the City of Tomar

This is the Round Church or Charola in the City of tomar in Portugal, photographed from a close range. This church is thought to be similar to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem

 

Convent of Christ and the Charola in Tomar, Portugal

Close up of the Round Church (Charola) built in Tomar by the Knights Templar in the 12th century. You can see the staircase the leads to the main door of the church

 

Charola or Round Church at Christ's Convent in the City of Tomar in Portugal

Charola shot from inside one of the cloisters in the Convent of Christ in Tomar, Portugal

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