Tropical Botanical Garden
A quiet park with a lot of interesting tropical species. Good for hot summer days.
Address: Tv. Ferreiros a Belém 41, Lisboa Tel: 21 360 9660 OPEN every day from 10:00–18:00
“The Botanical Garden, the oldest in Portugal. Here you can discover a 400 year old tree, and you can enjoy a magnificent view against the backdrop of the Tagus River, the 25 de Abril Bridge and the Cristo Rei.”
“Daily sessions to get to know all about the sky, the stars and the constellations”
“Maritime Museum - The story of Portugal's pioneering role in world exploration at the sea. (Closed Mondays)”
“It has a unique collection of coaches, with fine 18th century specimens exuberantly decorated with paintings and gilded carving.”
“O Palácio Nacional da Ajuda , a national monument since 1910, is not only the former royal dwelling and decorative arts museum, it is also the seat of other Portuguese institutions linked to culture and stage of protocol ceremonies.”