São Bento Palace

building in Lisbon, Lisbon District, Portugal
(Redirected from Palácio de São Bento)

São Bento Palace (Portuguese: Palácio de São Bento "Saint Benedict's Palace") in Lisbon is the seat of the Assembly of the Portuguese Republic, the parliament of the Portuguese Republic.

São Bento Palace
Parlamento April 2009-1a.jpg
The main façade of the building
General information
Architectural styleNeoclassical
LocationLapa
Lisbon, Portugal
Coordinates38°42′45″N 9°9′13″W / 38.71250°N 9.15361°W / 38.71250; -9.15361
Construction started1598
Completed1938
Design and construction
ArchitectAdolfo Marques da Silva, Cristino da Silva