São José (Lisbon)

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São José
Parish
Coat of arms of São José
Coat of arms
Country Portugal
Municipality Lisbon
Disbanded 2012
Area
 • Total 0.34 km2 (0.13 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 3,279
 • Density 9,600/km2 (25,000/sq mi)
Website http://www.jf-sjose.pt/

São José is a former civil parish (freguesia) in the municipality of Lisbon, Portugal. It was created on November 20, 1567, by Cardinal D. Henrique. At the administrative reorganization of Lisbon on 8 December 2012 it became part of the parish Santo António.[1]

Main sites[edit]

  • Capuchos Convent
  • São José Church
  • Tivoli Cinema
  • Odeon Cinema
  • Capitólio Theater

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lei n.º 56/2012 (Reorganização administrativa de Lisboa). Diário da República, 1.ª Série, n.º 216. Accessed 25/11/2012.

Coordinates: 38°26′N 9°05′W / 38.43°N 9.08°W / 38.43; -9.08