Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga
Created in 1884, the MNAA- Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga is the home to the most important Portuguese public collection of art, ranging from paintings to sculpture, and gold and silverware, as well as decorative arts from Europe, Africa and the Far East.
Comprising over 40,000 items, the MNAA collection has the largest number of works from Painting, Sculpture and Decorative Arts, classified by the State as “national treasures”.
S. Jorge Castle is perched on top of the hill, Castelo de São Jorge is an important military monument and a culturally iconic site.
Visitors can learn about the history of Lisbon and enjoy the view and an extensive outdoor area – about 4 hectares – consisting of a wide variety of typical trees from the Iberian Peninsula and a considerable number of animals, particularly the lovely community of peacocks.