Originally built of wood, for the 1940 World Fair, and located near theTower of Belém,Padrão dos Descobrimentos is listed as one of the more popular tourist attractions. It was constructed in place of the old harbor of Belém, which saw the advent of many memorable voyages.
The Padrão dos Descobrimentos – Discoveries Monument – was built in tribute of these brave explorers.
March to September 10am – 7pm | Every day
Last Admission: 6:30pm
October to February 10am – 6pm | Tuesday to Sunday
Last Admission: 5:30pm
Closed on the following holidays: 1st January; 1st May and 25th December