At Rossio Square, one of the main squares in Portugal since the Middle Ages, see Baroque ornamental fountains and monuments, have a coffee, and browse through a variety of colorful flowers for sale. Visit cafes that date back to the 18th century and check out the shops selling traditional pastries and spirits. See a 27 m (89 ft) column of King Pedro IV, who was also the first Emperor of Brazil. Snap photos of the 1840 neoclassical national theater, take a look around the 1887 Neo-Manueline train station, or walk along the cobblestone paths of this popular square. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Rossio Square by using our Lisbon sightseeing planning site .
Tours to Rossio Square
Experience Lisbon: Small-Group Walking Tour with Food and Wine Tastings BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $54
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Duration: 3 to 4 hours
Rossio Square Reviews
A praça é ampla, cercada de prédios históricos, o Teatro Dona Maria II, duas fontes barrocas e um pedestal com a estátua de D. Pedro I (para eles, D. Pedro VI). Boas opções de comida e lojinhas de sou... more »The square is wide, surrounded by historic buildings, the Teatro Dona Maria II, two Baroque fountains and a pedestal with the statue of D. Pedro I (for them, D. Pedro VI). Good food options and souvenir shops. Difficult to park in the surroundings. Better go by subway (works great).
Good central location. History is very interesting. Statute recognizing the inquisition. Interesting old town area. more »
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