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Santa Marta Lighthouse Museum

Rua do Farol, Cascais 2750-341, Portugal
+351 21 481 5328
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Sensational, beautiful spot

All you want to know about the history of lighthouses in Portugal is well explained here, with many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Villedieu, France
Modern lighthouse with nice views

Visited this lighthouse this afternoon. Unfortunately the reception was closed but you can still... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Nigel G
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Rua do Farol, Cascais 2750-341, Portugal
+351 21 481 5328

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Reviewed 1 week ago

All you want to know about the history of lighthouses in Portugal is well explained here, with many exhibits. The whole area is perfectly well restored with stunning views over the sea.

Thank Templier84
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Visited this lighthouse this afternoon. Unfortunately the reception was closed but you can still walk around and enjoy the views, both out to sea and of the Marina. The lighthouse is modern and very picturesque. The courtyard closes at 5pm, but until then you are...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

You can visit museum and pay everyday but can only visit the actual lighthouse for free on Wednesdays Thursdays and Fridays

Thank karenkaveh
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is an easy stroll from Cascais town so worth a visit for free. You can go up the lighthouse between 11-12pm for some great views.

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

An interesting collection of lighthouse memorabilia well presented and labelled in carefully lit and atmospheric rooms. Regretfully the lighthouse itself is only open for limited times.

Thank William T
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Right on the walking path minutes from the historical centre, follow the pathway from the street. Open area with great sea views and light house history.

Thank Challenger01
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Very interesting exhibits and outstanding view of the Cascais harbour. Learn and see what makes a lighthouse work. If lucky, you can go up in the lighthouse. Hours albeit are limited

Thank nutknacker26
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Cascais is a delightful little town but some parts has become very commercialised.....think Irish Pubs, English breakfasts etc. The walk up to Lighthouse and around the marina provides a welcome break to this and offers come wonderful views back around the bay. The lighthouse and...More

Thank jamesdawson_king
Reviewed 19 August 2017

only 1.5 euro to go in so don't expect too much. Good views from the courtyard looking back at Cascais.

Thank alan r
Reviewed 6 August 2017

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
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