Rossio Square

lisbon, portugal


Rossio Square

lisbon, portugal

Famous for: Fountains, Food and Drinks, Statues, Town Squares
Rossio Square, the hip and happening street of Lisbon is must visit square. Have good food and coffe as well as entertain yourself with several street performances by artists here. Column of Pedro IV and fountains here are must see.
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event_available When to visit: january - december
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00:00 - 23:59 Everyday
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Rossio Square is the most lively square as well as an important transport hub of Lisbon. It is said that Lisbon centres around Rossio, students come here to perform, tourists crowd this square to have food and coffee, also protestors come here to make them heard. Ginjinha Bar that sells the sweet alcoholic drink, is quite famous here. 

Things to explore

  • Column of Pedro IV: Statue of the "Soldier King”, at the base there are four female figures representing the King’s various qualities: Justice, Wisdom, Strength and Moderation
  • D. Maria II National Theatre
  • Rossio Railway Station
  • Café Nicola: one of the most famous coffee shops in Lisbon
  • Baroque Mermaid fountains
  • Mosaic flooring: waves of black and white

How to Reach Rossio Square ?

Metro Station: Beneath the square lies the Rossio metro station connecting green lines

Train Station: North east of the square is the Rossio train station connecting to Sintara


local_phone +351 968 412 612
9:47 AM Local Time


Praça do Rossio Lisboa Lisboa Portugal 1100-200
City center: Lisbon City Center Baixa
Nearest airport: Lisbon Portela Airport

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