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  • 1. Castelo de São Jorge

    Alfama | Castle/Palace/Chateau

    Although St. George's Castle was constructed by the Moors, the site had previously been fortified by Romans and Visigoths. To your left as you...Read More

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  • 2. Lisbon Cathedral (Sé de Lisboa)

    Alfama | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Lisbon's austere Romanesque cathedral, Sé (which stands for Sedes Episcopalis ), was founded in 1150 to commemorate the defeat of the Moors...Read More

  • 3. Museu Nacional do Azulejo

    Madre de Deus | Museum/Gallery

    A tile museum might not sound thrilling, but this magnificent museum dedicated to Lisbon's eye-catching azulejos is one of the Alfama's top...Read More

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  • 4. Casa dos Bicos

    Alfama | House/Mansion/Villa

    This Italianate dwelling is one of Alfama's most distinctive buildings. It was built in 1523 for Bras de Albuquerque, the son of Afonso, who...Read More

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  • 5. Mosteiro de São Vicente

    Alfama | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The Italianate facade of the twin-towered St. Vincent's Monastery heralds an airy church with a barrel-vault ceiling, the work of accomplished...Read More

  • 6. Museu do Teatro Romano

    Alfama | Archaeological Site/Ruins

    This small museum close to the cathedral displays some of the few visible traces of Roman Lisbon. The space was once a Roman amphitheater with...Read More

  • 7. Museu Militar

    Alfama | Museum/Gallery

    The spirit of heroism is palpable in the huge Corinthian-style barracks and arsenal complex of the Military Museum, which houses one of the...Read More

  • 8. Museu-Escola de Artes Decorativas

    Alfama | Museum/Gallery

    In the 17th-century Azurara Palace, the Museum-School of Decorative Arts has objects that date to the 15th through 19th centuries. Look for...Read More

  • 9. Panteão de Santa Engrácia

    Alfama | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The large domed edifice immediately behind and below São Vicente is the former church of Santa Engrácia. It took 285 years to build, hence the...Read More

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