Monument to Pedro IV
“Monument erected to the memory of D. Pedro and his passage through Terceira Island in 1832, known simply as Memória”. It is implanted at the extreme of a small plateau where once the castle of São Luís was erected and in a position overlooking the city constituting the top auction of the Jardim Duque da Terceira and an urban reference.
It consists of a very acute pyramid resting on a stepped pedestal. It is implanted in the center of a platform / elevated viewpoint, of square plan, accessible to the south by the Duque da Terceira Garden and to the north by the Castle Square of São Luís.
The monument is plastered and ocher painted just like the “flirts” of the platform.
The decorative elements and the platform wall are painted white.”
in IAC, “Inventory of Real Estate Property of the Azores, Angra do Heroísmo – Terceira, Volume I“