Conservation of the 18th-Century Cathedral of Our Lady of Deliverance in Quelimane

This project involves the documentation, conservation, and adaptive reuse of the site.

Built in 1786, the Cathedral of Quelimane is one of the few examples of 18th-century Indo-Portuguese architecture in the country and an important reminder of the Portuguese presence in the Zambezi Valley. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details

Location: Mozambique, Eastern Africa, Africa Organiser(s): Associacao dos Bons Sinais Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $169,225 (USD) Commencement Date: 10/2019 Project Status: Active
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