Café Águias d’Ouro
This stunning cafe – built in art-nouveau style between 1908 and 1909 – is worth seeing for both the exterior and interior (don’t...
Palácio dos Marqueses da Praia e Monforte
This former royal palace was recently restored and reopened to the public in 2015. It houses a changing array of exhibitions showcasing...
Lago do Gadanha
Near the centre of town, stretches this marble-edged water tank, called the Lago do Gadanha after its scythe-wielding statue of Neptune.
Just south of the main square, Venda Azul serves up delicious Alentejan fare at unbeatable prices – a feast for two, including wine and...
Rua Victor Cordon 16 · interesting places nearby
Casa Galileu information
If you miss the Saturday market, visit this shop southeast of the Rossio. It is crammed with locally made items, including essentials such as flat caps, drinking horns and cowbells.