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Assembleia da Republica: Tours & Tickets

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26 May 2019
“Huge Parliament Building on a Hilltop”
18 Jul 2019
“Picture opportunity”
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Reviewed 18 July 2019

This building is massive!! Some of it is fenced off, but I believe you can get closer. Its worth walking by to get some pictures.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 7 July 2019 via mobile

This building is full of grandeur as befits its use It was a former monastery. Best going when the guards change. Don't seem to have yours but well worth seeing.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank ian_dempster
Reviewed 26 May 2019

This building is where the Portuguese Parliament meets and it also has office facilities nearby, including for the Prime Minister and President.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank EvanBocaFL
Reviewed 23 March 2019

Set in the tremendous former Monastery of St. Benedict, it has a breathtaking profile when viewed to its full extent. Gleaming whiteness against the deep sky azure was a fabulous sight. After the expulsion of monks and religious orders from the country, the Parliament moved...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank permia
Reviewed 30 June 2018

While this is a lovely building, there's very little to do in it, as tours were not available (again) during our visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Assembleia da Republica (or Palace of St. Benedict) is the Portugese Parliment building in the Barrio Alto district of Lisbon. It is a very impressive white marble building, dating back to about 1600, although the impressibe white steps were not added until the 1940s. It...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank John4One
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The Assembleia da república is an interesting, full of history place. It has beautiful paintings, a nice restaurant inside for the workers and an amazing room.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sonia C
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Assembleia da Republica is an impressive building in Bairro Alto area. Built in the classical Greek classical style with much fine white marble.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Not much to say. Pretty clean from outside. You can See the Original Police Man walking outside up and down. Impressive to say such an big Building around those little streets in the middle of the city.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Lars U
Reviewed 4 March 2017

While this 500 year-old building is impressive on the inside, we were only able to peek inside, as it was being renovated during our visit. Reservations for a very limited quantity guided tour should be made months in advance.

Date of experience: September 2016
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