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Rua dos Correeiros Archaeological Nucleus

Rua dos Correeiros 15-23, Lisbon 1100-161, Portugal
+351 21 113 1004
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A Must, but closes early so logistically challenging to visit

This is a free site that exists under a bank not far from the Arch of Augustus and the Praca do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York City, New York
If you love archaeology don't miss this!

This can be hard to find. It is under the Millenium BCP bank and is accessed through green doors... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Saddleworth, UK
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Rua dos Correeiros 15-23, Lisbon 1100-161, Portugal
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
+351 21 113 1004
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a free site that exists under a bank not far from the Arch of Augustus and the Praca do Comercio. It's not well sign-posted but you will find it. There are English tours on Thursdays at 5 p,m, and on Saturdays. Seek this...More

1  Thank flaneur40
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This can be hard to find. It is under the Millenium BCP bank and is accessed through green doors with number 96 over them in Rua Augusta - NOT Rua dos Correeiros. That entrance is to the bank but you will be courteously diverted to...More

1  Thank Holfy
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is a free pre booked tour that takes you under the bank to an archaeological site. Great insight into the early settlement of Lisbon and some interesting artefacts

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to make a reservation for this tour then went for breakfast until it started. There is a phone number on the website to call. A reservation is recommended as it is not a large museum and can't take a large group. The...More

2  Thank Northumberlan
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This free tour of Roman ruins underneath a modern bank building in downtown Lisbon was truly unique! The guide was very knowledgeable and informative about the rivers that once flowed where Lisbon now stands and the early settlement there by Romans and other cultures. It...More

Thank Mike3889
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We pre booked a visit here, as the tour is only on a certain times , and we wanted to join a English spoken version.The tour took us about 30 minutes, and I think it is well worth doing to see the last section of...More

1  Thank ventons
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The entrance to the attraction is not in the street that bears its name! It is in the next street and is next to the bank, which you might inadvertantly visit in an effort to find it. We were lucky and joined a tour within...More

Thank KenfromUK
Reviewed 8 January 2017

For people who don't like museums or tours, this is a must. I have been on this tour twice, and it is well worth the 30-45 minutes of your time. You'll get a brief snapshot into some of the older history of Lisbon and see...More

Thank thesarahrich
Reviewed 3 December 2016

To do this tour we had too book, so at 5 pm away we went 99% private! Just us and a Hungarian guy. Which was lucky as its a brilliantly designed tour, given space constraints, but still involved bending at the waist for the low...More

Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We went and saw a sign on the wall offering tours. We were looking through the window, which is located on the back of the museum ( you need to enter on the opposite side of the block). We came back the next day and...More

3  Thank aakbba
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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How do you book a reservation in english in advance? I saw that it is recommended but no one has said how.
22 August 2016|
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Response from Fiona H | Reviewed this property |
We didn't make a reservation but turned up at the door at the start time. There were some police outside the door saying it was closed, but we checked with the receptionist in the bank who advised us just to wait outside... More