Thursday, January 24, 2013

National Coach Museum

 
Royal Riding Arena (1787), Lisbon

22 comments:

Cezar and Léia said...

Sua foto está maravilhosa, esse museu é muito especial,eu lembro de minha visita em 2005!
Abraços
Léia

ladyfi said...

Wow - so ornate!

Sharon said...

What gorgeous coaches. I'd love to stroll around in here and admire these beauties.

VP said...

An almost incredible place!

Sylvia K said...

Oh, I love those!! How beautiful they are!! Makes me want to slip back in time and ride in one of them! Terrific capture for the day, JM! Enjoy your weekend!

TexWisGirl said...

wow!

Karl Demetz said...

Oh yes, WOW! They are great!

RedPat said...

Wow, indeed - for subject and photo!

cieldequimper said...

I really ought to go to the one in Versailles but it's mostly closed...

Andy said...

Only royalty could afford something like this.

Kathy said...

Oh, to be Cinderella for just a day!

Kay said...

Talk about "see and be seen!" I'm always amazed at the conspicuous consumption of royalty.

Halcyon said...

Love it! Reminds me of something I saw once in one of the castles in France.

Randy said...

These are amazing.

Jack said...

You have shown photos from here before, JM, and the museum is dazzling.

Duncan D. Horne - the Kuantan blogger said...

Wow, they are some antique coaches! Great photo!
Duncan In Kuantan

PerthDailyPhoto said...

I remember these JM , still as beautiful, so much history there too!

orvokki said...

It would be nice to have a moment of that era man and shave in these wagons.
You have a remarkable history.
Amazing foto.

Photo Cache said...

oh my lord, what beautiful coaches and peek at the old times.

Carolina Tavares said...

Estive nele. Que acervo fantástico!

Hilda said...

Oh wow, what sumptuous-looking carriages!

Cobalt Violet said...

Incredible detail! Just amazing! Thanks for sharing these. I remember seeing some in Moscow many years ago but these ... Stupendous!