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  • 1. Lisboa Story Centre

    Baixa | Information Center

    Enjoying a prime location on the Terre, this family-friendly interactive museum uses multimedia exhibits to bring Lisbon's fascinating history...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. Rossio

    Baixa | Plaza/Square/Piazza

    The formal name for this grand public square is Praça Dom Pedro IV, but locals prefer to call it by its former name, Rossio. Built in the 13th...Read More

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  • 4. Café Martinho da Arcada

    Baixa | Local Interest–Sight

    One of the original buildings on Praça do Comércio houses the Café Martinho da Arcada, a literary haunt since 1782, favored by modernist poet...Read More

  • 5. 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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  • 6. Elevador de Santa Justa

    Baixa | Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

    Built in 1902 by Raul Mésnier, who studied under Eiffel, the Santa Justa Elevator, inside a Gothic-style tower, is one of Lisbon's more extraordinary...Read More

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  • 7. Festival de Sintra


    Sintra's music and dance festival takes place during early summer (usually May or June) at the Centro Cultural Olga Cadaval as well as in the...Read More

  • 8. LX Factory

    Alcântara | Store/Shop/Mall

    A once-derelict industrial area has been transformed into a symbol of Lisbon's creative spirit, at this colorful collection of bars, boutiques...Read More

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  • 9. 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

  • 10. Palácio da Ajuda

    Ajuda | Castle/Palace/Chateau

    In 1802 construction began on the Ajuda Palace, which was intended as a royal residence. Its last regal occupant (Queen Maria) died here in...Read More

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