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Centro Cultural de Belem (CCB)

Praca Imperio, Belem 1449-003, Portugal
+351 21 361 2400
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This is a dynamic cultural space with art galleries, terrific views of the city, and a coffee shop.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Praca Imperio, Belem 1449-003, Portugal
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+351 21 361 2400
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic collection of Modern Art, but no longer free, 5 euro entry. What else is there to say. Also a nice roof terrace with bean bags.

Thank Ross E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building that the Modern Art museum is in, is impressive to walk around. We went on Saturday and there was free admission to the museum. It was not crowded and had some very interesting pieces, including an exhibit on environmental issues from around the...More

Thank RICK B
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This is an incredibly beautiful building, but the highlight for me were the roof gardens. One has grass "waves" where you can sit on beanbags under the olive trees and look at the marvellous views of the river; the other a great Henry Moore sculpture...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A well rounded collection of contemporary art in a very well designed setting. As spaces go for housing modern art this is a real treat and a counterpoint in many ways to the Monastery across the road. Whilst that suffers long queues all bustling to...More

Thank Ali L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing contemporary museum. Even if you are not into contemporary art, you can't deny this museum has a piece of work from every artist and every movement it has produced. Worth the visit.

Thank Francisco P
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Outstanding arquitecture, nice ambiance, beautifull people. Great shows and expos. Now a summer jazz festival at the gardens free entrance.

Thank JoseGGoncalvesR
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The vast fort-like modern building which houses cinemas, conferences and cafe sits slightly back from the river bank at Belem. On an elevated terrace overlooking the river we sipped drinks seated on a giant cushion on the grass as a fado singer serenaded an audience...More

Thank Stewart L
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Really liked this place, we just went for a wander around the market- there was an area for food stalls and another with bric a brac- bought some homemade cakes off some little children, very cute. Think the full market might only be once a...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2017

This building is huge and impressive. It was built to serve as the headquarters for the Portuguese Presidency of the European Union in 1992, in keeping with a project designed by the Italian architect Vittorio Gregotti and the Portuguese architect Manuel Salgado. It is aimed...More

Thank Robyn-and-Rob
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The Cultural Center of Belem was built in 1988, designed by Vittorio Gregotti and Manuel Salgado, to host the Portuguese presidency of the EU in 1992. It is a wonderful center, with a lot of different cultural events, exhibition and activities.

Thank Borzov
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EmmaMorgan08
2 October 2016|
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Response from Jozefa Ariella J | Reviewed this property |
There is an entry fee only to the Architecture exhibition, 4 EUR for adults, 2 EUR for students. The other exhibitions are free.
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