Cultura e Lazer

D. José I Statue ready next summer

22, November 2012

The equestrian statue of King José I, at Praça do Comércio, is undergoing a full restoration, which should be completed in August 2013. The scientific coordination and funding of the project are under the competence of the World Monuments Fund - Portugal, who already worked on the Torre de Belém and the Mosteiro dos Jerónimos.