York House team has many suggestions to visit Lisbon. Ask our concierge and we will help you to choose the best tour for you.
The National Ancient Art Museum exhibits permanently a wide collection of pieces from painting, sculpture, jewellery, furniture, fabrics, and ceramics. Including an exquisite collection of African, Indian, Chinese and Japanese pieces in representation of the cultural connection with these worlds.
Temporary exhibitions are also available in the Museum, please check with the front desk for more information.
Located at Janelas Verdes Street, across the hotel street, guests can visit it Tuesdays from 2pm to 6pm and from Wednesdays to Sundays
You may give a a 40m walk and pass across Basílica da Estrela, Jardim da Estrela and finish your day at Casa Fernando Pessoa.
Know the Lisbon history by taking this 4 touristic tours, all the main historical landmarks are there:
Located on the occidental part of Lisbon, near the river, it´s an area where you find the major concentration of important monuments of the city
Points of interest to visit: Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, Museu dos Coches e Museu Colecção Berardo.
How to go there: near the railway station Santos (5 minutes walking from York House), the electric car 15 takes you to Mosteiro dos Jerónimos (Belém).
Points of interest to visit: Ruínas do Convento do Carmo, Museu do Chiado, Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara.
How to go there: near the railway station Santos (5 minutes walking from York House), the electric car 15 or the train takes you till Cais do Sodré. A 15m walking through the historical quarter takes you till Bairro Alto/Chiado.
No lado oposto da cidade o traçado medieval de Alfama permanece, no seu topo coroada com o Castelo de São Jorge onde as vistas sobre a cidade e o rio são amplas.
Points of interest to visit: Sé Catedral, Castelo de São Jorge e Feira da Ladra (tuesday and saturday)