travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Eduardo VII Park in Lisbon, Portugal

 
00
    
Legend
  • Sightseeing travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 0.2mi
athenalove's pictureby athenalove Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 22nd of September, 2010
In 1903 the British monarch, Edward VII visited Lisbon, on a reassurance of the Anglo-Portuguese alliance, and after his visit, the park (originally called Liberty Park) has been renamed after the monarch.

The place comprises at least 26 hectares, being the largest park in central Lisbon. It is a beautiful, green location with a sports pavilion, called Carlos Lopes Pavilion (winner of the LA Olympics) and two greenhouses.

There are several concerts and exhibitions held annually there and is a favorite for both locals and visitors.

Address:
Marquis of Pombal Square, 1050 Lisbon, Portugal

Price:
Free

Opening Hours:
Open in daylight hours.

How to get there:
By metro to the Marques de Pombal station

 
The Alfama in LisbonHoliday Inn Lisbon Continental
 
 
 
Sightseeing
tips

Recent travel tips for Lisbon

  • The Belem Tower
    D: 3.1mi00
  • Clube de Fado Restaurant in Lisbon
    This Fado restaurant is typically Portuguese in every aspect: its architecture, its atmosphere, its food, everything. From the first moment we stepped inside the restaurant we felt as if we'd went into a local pub or something. Live [...]
    D: 1.5mi00
  • Holiday Inn Lisbon Continental
    We didn't spend much time in the hotel, we were roaming the streets all day long, exploring various areas, but while we DID spend time inside, everything was perfect. We were really pleased with the service provided. Our room was clean and [...]
    D: 0.8mi00
  • The Feira da Ladra in Lisbon
    This flea market in Alfama the historic, old part of Lisbon, has a history dating back to the 13th century. To those who like bargaining and collecting some nice Portuguese 'treasures' than the feira da ladra is the perfect place. [...]
    D: 1.5mi00
  • The Gulbenkian Museum
    This museum, though not a big one, hosts first-class exhibitions from various Eastern cultures, like Egypt, Mesopotamia, India even Japan and China, and some collections of French furniture and paintings among other interesting artifacts. [...]
    D: 1.1mi01

Things about Lisbon you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Lisbon Nightlife

If you’d rather visit a minimalist yet trendy bar that is frequented by the locals, visit Clube da Esquina, which is a big favorite of the younger crowd. This is a very easy place to find during the weekends since young people can always be found sipping on caipirinha around the street near it. The decorations are very cool and the DJs spin various types of music, such as electronica, house [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Buenos Aires, Argentina
It might be bizarre to recommend a cemetery as a sight, but it's my best place in the whole city. A lot of Argentina's famous and wealthy people...
History & Culture: Recoleta Cemetery

Beijing, China
China travel is one of the most popular tour routes all over the world due to China is an old country with so many beautiful landscapes and...
General: A Brife Introduce for You the Ancient Street In Beijing

 

Wuppertal, Germany
If you want to make an funny shortsightseeing through the town, take the monorail of Wuppertal. The first Monorail of germany. There can also...
General: The monorail of Wuppertal

Toledo, Spain
This 5 star restaurant is the best restaurant in Toledo. The restaurant is located in one of the old arab houses from the 17th century. Locum in...
Food: Restaurant Locum

 

Thira, Greece
If you do something like island hoping or if you just make a stop during your travel to Crete at Santorini, you have got to climb up the hills and...
General: Insland of Santorini/Thira

Plitvice, Croatia
If you are at Plitvice you should definitely take a look at the lakes of Plitvice. They are gorgeous and also famous through the german Winnetou...
Outdoors Activities: Famous Lakes, also known from the old Winnetou films

 

Kochi, India
So it's that time of the year again when you've packed your bags and are raring to go and find yourself heading to God's Own Country – Kerala...
Beaches : Some Must-Do Activities On Your Trip To Kerala

Venice, Italy
The best thing about this place is that it's not at all touristy. A perfect 'off the beaten path' place filled only with locals. The cuisine is...
Food: All' Antica Mola

 

Masandra, Ukraine
Abends ist am Strand immer viel los. Es gibt viele Rastaurants und viele kleine Spielkasinos für Kinder.
General: Strand und Rastaurants

Santa Barbara, California
Great thing to check out while in Santa Barbara would be the beaches. Every beach is wonderful but I really recommend Butterfly Beach. Stunningly...
Outdoors Activities: Things to do in Santa Barbara

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*