Step into the shadows and dark history of Lisbon’s intriguing past as we embark on the guided tour “Crime and Punishment in Lisbon.” This immersive journey offers a unique perspective on the city’s centuries-old dark side while providing a broader understanding of the origins of criminology and the development of the police force in the capital.
Cathedral of Lisbon (Sé de Lisboa)
I will be waiting for you at the steps of the Cathedral
(View only of the outside). With a long history as a prison, today this building houses the Resistance Museum.
With a fantastic view over the old town, Alfama, it's time to learn about the dark alleys and crimes of the 17th and 19th centuries
The Mouraria dates back to medieval times when this district was known as the Moorish quarter. One of the most neglected old quarters of Lisbon it used to be the ground for prostitutes and thieves
Now one of the trendy spots in Lisbon it was once the residential area of one of the most important men in the transformation of the city regarding safety.
A melting pot of cultures, hidden in its streets we find some gruesome stories
The heart of the city, some of the most important upheavals of Lisbon happened here.
One the most elegant district of Lisbon, as a background for justice and crime
Largo de S. Carlos (Chiado
Transportation to and from the meeting point, snacks and drinks
Transportation can be arranged in advance (prior 1 week from the tour)
Not suitable for people with disabilities. Please bring comfortable shoes.