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This museum is absolutely a must for anyone who appreciates the colour, patterns and beauty of ceramic tiles. A beautiful building, a huge collection, extraordinarily presented. Be sure to download the free app on your phone before you go. It’s fantastic and will provide a...More
I wanted to see more of the beautiful tiles I'd seen around Lisbon. They have loads of displays from different eras and styles. The setting is really nice too with a courtyard in the middle.
I was hoping to learn how they make the tiles...More
A most interesting site when found. There are 500 years of tiles displayed and often English translations of their history. Not on my guides wave length but feel it should have been. Recommended by a knowledgeable Portuguese friend which is why I went. After so...More
This is quite an extensive museum on the history of making tiles. It was actually quite interesting. You learn about how tile making has changed over time and see some really beautiful examples of huge scenes/pictures made out of tiles. The most impressive is one...More
Beautifully displayed in a converted 16th century convent this museum is a must for art lovers. The tiles on display represent 500 years of development and you will be using your camera constantly. In the premises there is also an absolutely stunning church. Highly recommended
With tiles being all around the city, it was something I was eager to learn more about. Whilst initially the idea of a tile museum didn’t thrill me, I was quickly proven wrong! Ah incredible and unique insight into the city’s last.