The former home of António de Medeiros e Almeida (1895-1986) was transformed into a house-museum of the artist in the ... More
Medeiros and Almeida Foundation
The former home of António de Medeiros e Almeida (1895-1986) was transformed into a house-museum of the artist in the 1970s. One part of the museum is a preservation of the artist's living quarters and gardens. Throughout the rest of the property there are 26 showrooms, and the collection includes paintings, furniture, tapestry, glass, jewelery and watches which are divided up chronologically. There is also an enormous collection of Chinese porcelain, from prehistoric terracotta (Han Dynasty) to late-18th-century works. Also on display are some pieces of the well-known English silversmith Paul Storr (1792-1838), and some 16th-18th-century Portuguese silver, including a collection of about 80 paliteiros of Portuguese silver and Vista Alegre porcelain. The space can also be rented out for formal meets and other events.
The Travel Park Hotel set in the heart of beautiful Lisbon, just a few steps from downtown and the historical
center of the city. Known as the City of the Seven Hills, Lisbon is perched alongside the River Tagus, ...
Opened in 1998, in an old bombing water station, the Museum presents over 12,000 pieces giving one an audio visual
insight of the music of old Lisbon. The place has an auditorium, exhibition area, cafeteria, esplanade, and shop. It ...
The National Coach Museum or Museu Nacional dos Coches is one of the most popular museums in Lisbon. Museu Nacional
dos Coches is located in the area of Belem, a neighborhood with pretty gardens. The museum is teeming with ...