Located within the same building as the Monastery of Jeronimos is this interesting museum educates visitors on the maritime history of Portugal, which is extremely rich. Learn about the voyages of famous explorers such as Vasco da Gama and Christopher Columbus, and view impressive recreations of ship elements and navigation tools. Find out how sailors navigated the open seas without reliable maps, and marvel at the progress they made with such limited technology. The English signage is excellent, so you can learn a considerable amount here in just an hour or two.
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