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Museu Nacional de Arqueologia

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Lisboa, Portugal Praca Imperio, Lisbon 1400-206, Portugal
+351 21 362 0000
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A national museum with a small Egyptian collection and a very impressive collection of Roman finds The Treasure Room also has some impressive Bronze Age artefacts

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I felt that this museum was worth visiting, they had some very interesting pieces, especially in the treasure room with its gold and silver. There was an interesting temporary exhibition about the area north of the Algarve. All bags have to put in a locker...More

Thank ES1211
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Save yoùr money as it is very tiny and disappointing.The only reason to visit is to get tickets to the monastery next door and avoid the huge lineup next door.

Thank c b
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We visited inadvertadly as we decided to skip the lines for the monastery by purchasing the combo ticket for the museum and the monastery. Top tip by the way, we queued for about 5 minutes and you get to go straight into the monastery! The...More

Thank Lorcan B
Reviewed 29 July 2018

not so crowded at the ticket counter, just 3 rooms, a few artifacts compared to other places, the screen with information is a bit slow.

Thank alexanana
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Note that you have to place your bag into a locker before going into the exhibits - it's a 1 Euro locker, and you get the Euro back at the end. I found this convenience since i was carrying a bag and jacket and leave...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Purchased the combined ticket to visit the basilica also. Love archaeology and history but I would give the place a miss unless you are bored and have time to burn as it's so very small and you have seen the small exhibitions in under an...More

Thank ZBH88
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The museum is located in the Belém area, close to other sights, which is very fortunate when time is a constraint. However, I found it a bit dull and too small.

Thank István K
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Went with my 14 month old. For a European museum it was not expensive and had a good selection of exhibits. The temporary exhibit was well curated and there was a variety of languages in descriptions. They even had some exhibits you could touch which...More

Thank relapsingnomad
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This museum is about a 15 minute walk from the Belem Tower so you can see both on the same day. The collection of artifacts is really great! Very interesting things. I'm only giving this review 3 star because I felt that the modern barriers...More

Thank Lisa M
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day exploring this neighborhood: monuments (Jerónimos
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museums (Coach Museum, Centro Cultural de Belém) and
breathtaking views of the Tagus river will make your
visit worth your time. Belém also offers a variety of
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Laura M
8 October 2018|
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27 June 2018|
Response from Tamara954 | Reviewed this property |
Show them the Lisbon card, they will give you a ticket for entry. You keep your Lisbon card.