Dr. Anastacio Gonçalves was a renowned ophthalmologist and a friend of Calouste Gulbenkian, who shared his profound appreciation of the arts. His phenomenal yet underrated collection is housed in an architectural prize-winning art nouveau building that once belonged to Portuguese artist Jose Malhoa and includes a mesmerizing collection of Chinese porcelain.
There are pieces from the Ming and Qing dynasties as well as 19th-century furniture and naturalist paintings.
Get FREE admission to the museum and ride Lisbon's metro and buses for free with the Lisboa Card.
Where: Avenida 5 de Outubro, 6-8, Uptown
How: Metro - Picoas Station
When: 10AM-6PM (Closed Monday)
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