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BAIXA - THE DOWNTOWN
A new city built after the 1755 earthquake
This tour takes us on a journey through the history of this area of the city, completely destroyed by the earthquake of 1755.
Between the two most important squares of the historic center - Rossio and Praca do Comércio, find out how this place was before the great catastrophe and how the pragmatic reconstruction plan changed the shape of the city.
In the shopping streets, discover the traditional shops and historical cafes, attended by several generations of personalities of the capital.
Praça D. Pedro IV - Rossio
Tuesday and Saturday - 2.00 PM
Top visit of the Santa Justa Lift
(near the D. Maria II Theatre)
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