The Museu do Aljube takes us inside the prison that can be described as kind of purgatory between hell and hell, where prisoners were served a taste of hell to come. Step inside and have a look around.
There are dozens of museums in Lisbon to feed your thirst for art, archeology, history, and much more. Here are some tips to visit them on the cheap.
Ceramics, armor, and artifacts from the Far East that tell a damn fine story
Classical paintings, decorative art, and a splash of iconography
Travel back to the time of the explorers as you stand slackjawed in front of model ships and more
Modern art like Portugal has never seen it before
The garage that dreams are made of