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Jerónimos Monastery

Lisbon, Portugal
4.5 / 29
One of the key attractions of Portugal, recognized as a national monument at the very beginning of the XX century. Since 1983, it has been included on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The monastery contains the remains of the great navigator Vasco da Gama. The monastery was built at the end of the XVI century on income received from newly discovered lands. The history of Geronimos is closely connected with the grand period of the Great geographical discoveries and the power of Portugal.
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Address:Praça do Império 1400-206 Lisboa
Phone:+351 21 362 0034
Hours:monday: Closed tuesday: 10:00–17:00 wednesday: 10:00–17:00 thursday: 10:00–17:00 friday: 10:00–17:00 saturday: 10:00–17:00 sunday: 10:00–17:00

Davide Messina
27.08.22

Nice but in peak season you need to consider a waiting line of 1h at least, under the sun. The place inside is quite nice but the access is granted on.. Read more »

Benjamin Graeme
16.08.22

Absolutely amazing aesthetics with so much history attached to it! Worth the wait to get in and the intricate detailing is something to behold - this .. Read more »

Helen ICE
07.08.22

Such a masterpiece of architecture and arts. It’s breathtaking! From exterior to interior, every wall, window, arch, and ceiling is so beautiful and e.. Read more »

Samad Golzari
30.07.22

The exterior of the monetary is very beautiful. There was a long line when we arrived but the line moves fast. We had not bought the tickets already s.. Read more »

F H
30.05.22

Absolutely breathtaking and worth the visit. The chapel is free to enter and is already amazing. The monastery entry only cost 10 Euro and it feels li.. Read more »

Akhil Dakinedi
13.05.22

The architecture of this place is truly stunning. The finest example of Manueline architecture anywhere. It's hard to notice, but every column on the .. Read more »

David Behbahani
10.04.22

Stopped here based on recommended spots in Lisbon. It's split into two parts, one is where you paid to enter and see the entire monastery and the othe.. Read more »

David Xu
07.04.22

Absolutely beautiful and it's a must see if you're in Lisbon or Portugal in general. Beware the lines are going to be super long. This is where the Li.. Read more »

Stefanos
06.04.22

We visited the Church only. The impressive photos from the other reviews are mostly from the church which is free to enter and the queue is way smalle.. Read more »

Taro
09.03.22

If you have Lisboa card, you don’t have to wait in the line for ticket office. You can go to the entrance directly. It was splendid building and the i.. Read more »

Emily Boulger
04.03.22

Beautiful place- be sure to either purchase your tickets in advance on the website online. You may also purchase them in the museum next door. Gorgeou.. Read more »

Larissa
13.02.22

Very pretty on the inside and outside.But to get a ticket ( not online) there is a massive queue, the open time is 10:00am off you get there 5-10 minu.. Read more »

Christina Carmichael
07.12.21

Late Gothic style (Manueline) architecture, showcasing impressive stonework, especially in the inner courtyard. The materials were simple, but the la.. Read more »

Larisa Mediolan
23.11.21

Must visit place in Lisbon. Beautifully crafted stone and wood details! Stunning archers and galleries on 2nd floor. Recommend to buy €10.00 ticket to.. Read more »

Jeffrey River Niles
20.11.21

Beautiful architecture. The intricacies of this building are a delight. Entering probably depends on what exhibits are on display and how big the line.. Read more »

Katarzyna Małkiewicz
12.11.21

Amazing place, incredible architecture and rich history. The light and the building create peaceful harmony, never seen such a beautiful place. If I e.. Read more »

Eise Moonen
02.11.21

There is a route you can follow. You have to buy tickets in the museum. We were lucky there wasn't a big line at the monastery. Maybe put a sign? But .. Read more »

Miassar Miski
29.10.21

This Monastery is located on Tagus river. It is one of the finest examples of Portuguese Gothic style in architecture. The construction started in the.. Read more »

Andrew Frankos-Rey
26.07.21

The architecture of the monastery is beautiful. I would have found €10 for just the monastery to be very expensive; however, the €12 price for the co.. Read more »

Ewa K. Malia
12.06.21

Amazing quiet place. I guess we were lucky cause not many tourist. A nice escape on a hot day. Do not miss the church.

Yonathan Stein
15.10.20

Amazing monastery, huge building with kinda Gothic architecture. The ticket is 10 euros and from city center to there tram/bus 15E that costs 1.5 euro.. Read more »

Amélie Bacco
14.10.20

Beautiful place with incredible detailed architecture, hypnotizing! Not so much to see inside though. But the inside garden is amazing.

Alej Medina
29.09.20

The ticket costs way too much for what it's worth! The patio is quite beautiful, but for the rest there is nothing to see in (the paying part of) the .. Read more »

Pierre & Ju Haye
21.09.20

The monastery was gorgeous and definitely worth the visit. I would not recommend the archeological museum; not much to see and we could not enjoy the .. Read more »

Eva M Erickson
21.09.20

Must see when visiting Lisbon. Just a few minutes outside of Lisbon it's easy to reach by public transport. They are good with Corona measurements so .. Read more »

Koel Ganguly
12.09.20

Beautiful architecture makes this monastery a worthy visit when in town. It’s provides beautiful photo opportunities. Keep in mind it’s closed on Mond.. Read more »

Philipp Holzhauser
22.08.20

A beautiful monastery, the architecture, the layout, and the design are so beautiful. Definitely worth going there and enjoying this place from the in.. Read more »

George
18.08.20

There was no queue when we arrived on a Tuesday morning and it was nice and quiet inside. If you have the lisboa card you should pop in for a quick wa.. Read more »

Joseph Carneiro
22.07.20

Undoubtedly beautiful in the cloisters but there really isn’t much to see other than that. There is also no written or audio information on the buildi.. Read more »

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