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Santa Marta Lighthouse Museum

Rua do Farol, Cascais 2750-341, Portugal
+351 21 481 5328
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FOR lighthouse Fan!

There're a lot of lighthouses -amazing, which you can find in Lisboa . Especcialy: alone on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Moscow, Russia
Some lovely ciewd

We travelled to Cascais and decided to explore down by the marina. We went to the lighthouse, free... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Dublin, Ireland
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Rua do Farol, Cascais 2750-341, Portugal
+351 21 481 5328
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There're a lot of lighthouses -amazing, which you can find in Lisboa . Especcialy: alone on the island (you can see it from continent) Very nice!

Thank abdurahim0va
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We travelled to Cascais and decided to explore down by the marina. We went to the lighthouse, free entry without the museum trip, if you prefer. It was an easy enough climb up and well worth it. Lovely views across the whole area

Thank Noel603
Reviewed 3 June 2017

After visiting the Casa de Santa Maria, we walked to the Santa Maria Lighthouse Museum. The museum has many interesting items and information related to lighthouses and their importance for the coast of Portugal. Of course much information on lighthouse technology through the years. Recommend...More

Thank Prescott2007
Reviewed 1 June 2017

the light house is nice, but the museum has great information about the architecture and equipment, very well done

Thank franciscocP2453VP
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Except that it is blue and white rather than the red and white I would expect in my vision of a perfect lighthouse - this is lovely. In fact I think I like it the better because of the blue - next to an impossibly...More

1  Thank DottoreGianni
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

During our stay in Cascais at the Villa Italia Hotel, the Santa Marta lighthouse is literally about 5 mins walk away. The views from the road side is absolutely stunning, night shots and daylight pictures are fantastic. Everyone walking by stops and gaze at this...More

Thank Laventille
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Quaint lighthouse with a fantastic view. Very interesting lighthouse artifacts. Would have been better if there was more and if the lighthouse was open for more than an hour a day.

Thank Therese1202
Reviewed 21 March 2017

So by chance we wandered down to this place, and between 11am and 12am it is free to go up to the top of the lighthouse, (great timing on our part) views were FAB, 90 stone steps up, so be prepared to work those knees,...More

Thank liketotraveltina
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The actual lighthouse is free to go up, and the small museum in it's grounds is about 3 euros. Views from the lighthouse are great and staff are really friendly.

Thank Purlieu_lady
Reviewed 30 December 2016

fun place to look out - worth a stop on a sunny day. Azulejos are precious on the inside. Guides were courteous

Thank danielhX6453NL
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