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Ajuda National Palace

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This is a collection of decorative arts including furniture, tapestries and statues in an unfinished palace.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Largo da Ajuda | O acesso e meio dificil., Lisbon 1300-018, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not many tourists make their way up the hill from the Belem monastery to see the Ajuda National Palace which makes a peaceful respite from the chaos down below. The palace took over 100 years to build because of national strife, political unrest, and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

i love these palaces when they are fully furnished and walls and ceilings normally original. worth it if you enjoy versaille. gives you a feel for how the others were trying to follow france

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MargaretC721
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We here 30 women it's just amazing must be seen we all loved amazing palace its ideal for all age best place to visit in Portugal

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 388sunau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the palace and firstable visited the temporary exhibit on the influence of Portugal on Japan; very interesting!! I encourage you not to miss it. Afterwards we went the regular palace visit and it is wonderful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JoseGGoncalvesR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the ticket costs 5euro per person and you need to take the bus from the lisbon center.we take the bus 760 and stops us in front of ajuda palace. the ticket for the bus is 1.80per person and you buy the ticket from the driver...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kikidam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As other reviewers have noted, this is a hidden gem that should not be missed. All of the rooms are wonderfully decorated and full of history. The Banqueting Hall is a sight to behold. The decorations on the ceiling are stunning, especially the depiction of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This wonderful palace is included in the Lisboa Card, therefore, although a bit of a drive, we went here and loved it. We were almost by ourselves. It's nice to get away from the touristy monastery or the Torre de Belem. The inside of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 391tcf
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful palace. Not busy so we spent 80 min wandering leisurely thru every room. Stunning dining hall as well as the throne room. Would recommend everyone to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Philip S
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

A very underrated monument from Lisbon with lots of art in it. It's the only Royal Palace that looks just like one in the city and was the official residence of the Kings in the XIX/XX Century. Worth visiting every corner just don't look at...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank TitoT416
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Such a beautiful place to visit, the workmanship is amazing. It was hot when we were there but it was well worth the wait.

Date of experience: August 2018
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deepalidas2015
January 11, 2018|
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Response from Helder S | Reviewed this property |
Hello Deepalidas! There are several options for your question. We consider palaces and castles in a separated way, and we consider the region of Lisbon as a whole wich might joint several places where you could see those... More
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