CERAMICS AND AZULEJOS SHOPS
Where to Shop in Lisbon
ANTIQUE TILES PRINCIPE REAL- Praça do Principe Real, 33, Principe Real
This shop belonging to one of Portugal's top tile-producing factories offers antique tiles (mostly from the 15th to 20th centuries) but also has contemporary reproductions following classic designs.
AZULEJOS SANT'ANA- Rua do Alecrim, 95, Chiado
This factory shop has been producing handmade decorative tiles since 1741, and still sells copies of 17th and 18th century designs. Its artisans are among the finest in Europe, creating handmade designs, many of which have been in use since the Middle Ages.
RATTON- Rua Academia das Ciencias, 2, Bairro Alto
This gallery/shop offers contemporary designs by top Portuguese and international artists such as Paula Rego.
SOLAR- Rua Dom Pedro V, 68-70, Bairro Alto
This shop has an incredible collection of antique tiles from the 15th to 19th centuries, including many from old palaces and churches. There is also decorative woodwork and antiques.