Praça de D. Pedro IV
end of Rua João das Regras
+351 21 031 2700 (Tourist Information)
The Praça de D. Pedro IV, located in Lisbon's Pombaline district is better known throughout the city and the world as the Rossio. This square is one of the oldest and most historic in the city, dating back to the Middle Ages. The Rossio has long been one of Lisbon's main gathering spaces for residents and visitors alike. The square is surrounded my many of the city's main attractions, including the Teatro Nacional D. Maria II, the Confeitaria Nacional and the Elevador Santa Justa. The Rossio is also located adjacent to the smaller Praça da Figueira.