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Ethnologic Museum of the Geografy Society of Lisbon

Ethnologic Museum of the Geografy Society of Lisbon - Lisbon, Portugal
Ethnologic Museum of the Geografy Society of Lisbon
Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 100, Lisbon, Portugal 1150-269Map
+351 21 342 5068 /+351 21 342 5401
Neighborhood: Baixa
Overview

Housed in the Sociedade de Geografia de Lisboa (Geographical Society of Lisbon), institution founded in 1875. The building comes from 1897. Permanent exhibition with the discovery marks of Diogo Cão, 1st Portuguese navigator in African lands, African sculpture, bronze pieces from Benim, Indian-Portuguese art and other pieces. Library with 65,000 volumes and 6,000 geographic letters and atlas. It's being restored; therefore the only area to be visited is the room of central and western Africa.

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Ethnologic Museum of the Geografy Society of Lisbon General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM, Monday from 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM, Wednesday from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM, Wednesday from 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM, Friday from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM, Friday from 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
  • Nearest Train: Rossio ou/or Restauradores
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