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Medeiros e Almeida Museum

Rua Rosa Araujo 41, Lisbon 1250-194, Portugal
+351 21 354 7892
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Very nice house in a nice neighborhood

It is a beautiful house with several rooms and many collections, Our hotel was nearby and walking... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Caio M
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Sao Paulo, SP
Must visit

Must visit, the house-museum has very beautiful art collection. On the morning of every Saturday... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sayana S
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This is a 25-room collection of 17th to 20th century arts, originally amassed by a private collector. A true find.
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  • Average1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rua Rosa Araujo 41, Lisbon 1250-194, Portugal
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"decorative arts"
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"private collection"
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"chinese porcelain"
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"works of art"
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"pocket watches"
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"enjoyable visit"
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"several languages"
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"his life"
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"on display"
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"collector"
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"mansion"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a beautiful house with several rooms and many collections, Our hotel was nearby and walking from the hotel (av. da Escola Politécnica) to av. Liberdade we stop at this house-museum. It belonged to a bourgeois family from Lisbon and also has a personal...More

Thank Caio M
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Must visit, the house-museum has very beautiful art collection. On the morning of every Saturday you can visit free.

Thank Sayana S
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

As others have said, this is a terrific personal collection of a wealthy industrialist. Interestingly, although we read about it in a guide book, we had a bit of trouble finding it (near a metro stop) because the locals of whom we inquired had never...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

How lucky were we that this museum was right across the road from our hotel. And good value at €5 per person. Very cool building which was the home of Mr Medeiros and it houses many of his collections of watches etc. I particularly liked...More

Thank CorneliusfudgeGM
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Mr. Medeiros was wealthy and collected things of beauty. We were impressed with the watches, the furniture, the china, the house itself etc. Luckily there were some details available on his private life, otherwise it would have been rather sterile. Take note of the seating...More

1  Thank Coen1966
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Medeiros e Almeida, located in Rua Rosa Araujo, has a privat collection, arts and history works, privat items; outside we will find a little restaurant.

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This is a little treasure. Eclectic collection of a wealthy Portuguese man. Very extensive pocket watch collection. Went on Saturday morning when there is no entrance fee. Worth two hours.

Thank MartinAB
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This 19th century mansion was owned by António de Medeiros e Almeida, who filled it with his collections of furniture and decorative arts, including a wonderful collection of watches and many old fans (be sure to look in the drawers in the fan room). It...More

1  Thank MarchesaBoccella
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Another spectacular private collection housed in a fabulous setting We visited expecting to spend an hour or two. After 3 hours our head was full and we still had more than a third to go. Given the low entry cost,5 euros, and its location we...More

Thank 2RedSquirrels
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

this very well presented museum is a short walk from avenida metro station and was once the residence of a wealthy man who had a taste for the finer things in life and what he has collected during his life time is a pleasure for...More

Thank alittletoolate
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