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Lisboa Story Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Lisboa Story CentreMemories of the CityBuilt on the hills bathed by the Tagus, and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Lisboa is a fascinating mosaic of memories, stories and influences that still mark the urban landscape of this unique city.The various...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Terreiro do Paco, 78- 81, Lisbon 1100-148, Portugal
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited the Story Centre as it was part of the Lisboa Card. It was a good introduction to the history of the city and there was a good video recreating the earthquake. Nothing amazing but worth the hour if you're in the area. I think...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank iAndrewm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The story is well put together and to be fair it was a quiet day and we had space to circulate. Worth the effort if quiet. What disappointed was the entry. The unit serves as an information centre. So people were arriving for that and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is just an audio guide while watching videos. Even the earthquake room is just destorted sound while watching a video. You could easily learn what they tell you by reading a guide book, and you'd learn the information in a more succinct way. Really...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank D0ug101
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really, this museum is terrible. It’s suppose to take you for a walk in history pretty much up to the earthquake in 1755. I wanted to go here a lot since I love history and history museums but it disappointed me. The visuals here are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank XavierNY
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

I have been twice & still think that they pack in a lot of information into a short time. It would be great for kids. Seeing it helps you see more as you walk around the City. Great for a rainy day

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank M_c_morri
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I enjoyed my time here - it tells the history of Lisbon especially up to the great quake of 1755. I thought the displays were well done and very informative. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank takayaV
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Good experience to learn about Lisboa history but.... Once you exit, they don’t let you back in to use the WC! The receptionist told us to leave and turn left where they charge you an additional EUR1 to use the toilet...not impressed!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 670robg
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

A good guided tour around video based presentations/ models and the earthquake room. Well presented, informative- head phones were a little unpredictable at times - they were at the end of the 2018 season - overall this gave a good overview of Lisbon’s past -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank waynio5
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

User friendly audio guide, good visual including video of the earthquake. Included in the Lisbon Card price so no cost!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Comets01
Reviewed October 25, 2018

A great introduction to the history of Portugal / Lisbon from its beginning to the ill fated earthquake and military take over in the 70s. Take your time and listen to the commentary as you walk through the program. Enjoyed the experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
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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
...More
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