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Castelo de São Jorge – St. George’s Castle in Lisbon

Visiting Lisbon? It’s hard to miss Castelo de São Jorge (St. George’s Castle) high on a hill overlooking the city. Built in the mid-11th century, when the Moors ruled Portugal, this fort was built on what was considered to be the most difficult spot to access in the area. It’s purpose was to house ...
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Municipal Museum of Portimão

The Municipal Museum of Portimão is a newly renovated facility split into three distinct sections exploring interesting aspects of the city’s past. The “Origin and Destiny of a Community” area takes advantage of the very structure housing the museum. Formerly a fish canning factory...
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Municipal Museum of Archaeology – Albufeira

Located in the heart of the old city, the Municipal Archaeological Museum of Albufeira exhibits a collection of artifacts found in the area. The collection, assembled by Father Jose Manuel de Azevedo is divided into four sections: Prehistory, Roman Period, Islamic Period, and Modern Age.
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Municipal Museum of Faro

The Faro Municipal Museum was established in 1894. It resides in a 16th century building of the former Convent of Our Lady of the Assumption. A collection of 17th and 19th century artwork from Portuguese, Itali...