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Medeiros e Almeida Museum

Rua Rosa Araujo 41, Lisbon 1250-194, Portugal
+351 21 354 7892
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A Quirky and Interesting Collection

This is a lovely stop ... passed by chance, and wondering at the rather non-committal signage... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Winnipeg, Canada
Lovely Little Museum

My hotel in Lisbon was right across the street from this museum, and I visited on a Saturday... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Rua Rosa Araujo 41, Lisbon 1250-194, Portugal
+351 21 354 7892
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

This is a lovely stop ... passed by chance, and wondering at the rather non-committal signage outside the museum, we entered and were quite delighted with the collection from this prominent merchant family. It is art, novelties of the early 20th century, furniture, time pieces...More

1  Thank MaxGlobetrotter
Reviewed 17 February 2017

My hotel in Lisbon was right across the street from this museum, and I visited on a Saturday afternoon last month. It seemed as though there were no more than maybe five other visitors in the entire place! Granted, it's not a large museum, but...More

Thank KPfeff
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This fascinating eclectic private collection, just off the busy Ave.Liberade is the best museum in Lisbon because it holds a complete range of displays, ranging from a Philips radio to paintings from the 16th century. All this is housed in a private mansion house, which...More

Thank billyt777
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This is a fantastic museum with an outstanding collection of varied artefacts in a lovely building. The displays represent the collection of one man in the house he lived in and it is a wonderful experience to visit here. I visited on a Friday afternoon...More

2  Thank LancasterHermit
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is a must for anyone who enjoys beautiful objects collected by one man with a passion, plenty of money and no children. The building and the contents are outstanding and you will finish the visit stimulated not drained of energy!

1  Thank catoneill
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Located near our hotel, running into this museum, I hit the Jackpot. There is an unusual mixture of artifacts, houseware, ceramics, silverware, clocks and watches (spectacular) painting (all periods including rarities) and more. The printed keys for each room work quite well for identifying most...More

1  Thank davidtova
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a beautiful museum, truly among the 2-3 best museums in Lisbon. An impressive collection, not to be missed.

2  Thank Luca O
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

I can't understand that as of this review, this museum is down the list at number 107 of Lisbon's attractions. Located in a huge downtown palatial villa, the 25 or so rooms showcase the amazing private collection of the rich businessman who left it to...More

3  Thank JDSV
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This museum is a well kept secret in downtown Lisbon, with a extensive and rich collection that many few are aware. Discover it!

1  Thank Nuno O
Reviewed 10 February 2016

I enjoyed the antique collection by Mr Medeiros e Almeida (1895-1986) in his palatial mansion just off Avenida Liberdade. Only open 1300-1730,saturday also in the morning;5euro. The collection is somewat similar to Decorative arts museum in Alfama,French Louis 15th Rococo antiques collection at Gulbenkian,Rococo antiques...More

2  Thank bas k
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Lurdes M
È fácil de visitar para quem anda em cadeira de rodas?
2 April 2017|
Response from Maria M | Property representative |
Infelizmente ainda não. A casa tem 3 pisos e diversos lances de escadas que ainda não foram adaptados pelo elevado montante que o projeto de acessibilidades envolve. Assim, as pessoas em cadeiras de rodas podem visitar o rés... More