Did you know that the Convent of Christ was built right at the start of the Kingdom of Portugal by the Knights Templar?
Did you know that the first spear heads, arrow heads and axes were made in and around Tomar?
Did you know...?
There is this and much more to learn on a school trip, depending on the ages of the pupils.
History's magic chest – Pre-school and grade 1 and Gualdim Pais and the Templar's castle - 3rd grade and secondary.
Further details from www.conventocristo.pt
Come on! Challenge your teachers and colleagues to have a different kind of class.
Where: Tomar station is a 10-minute walk from the Convent of Christ.
When: October to May - From 9:00 to 17:30 (last admission at 17:00)
June to September - From 9:00 to 18:30 ( last admission at 18:00)
Closed: 1 January, Easter Sunday, 1 May, 24 and 25 December
CP Special offers: If you travel in a group (10 or more people) there are special discounts on our trains and children under 12 do not pat any admission to the Convent.
CP Services: Regional and InterRegional