Take your time for a visit inside and a walk around in the garden. Don't miss the modern art. enjoy coffee in the small bar in the parc. Perfect day
About Calouste Gulbenkian Museum - Founder's Collection
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The Gulbenkian covers art from 5000BC to today. It provides a history of art tour and is trule a museum and art gallery combined. All features are beautifully presented and the gardens are a delight to walk through for tranquility and rest. It is a...More
The building is gorgeous. It's 1960's architecture at it's best: Clean modern lines, low and wide, dramatic proportions; textures of concrete and wood contrasting with lush planted gardens. The collection however says more about the wealth of its creator than his taste. There's loads of...More
Gulbenkian museums are in the best ones in Lisbon, Located in the center of the city. You can get there by metro, easily. But for me the more beautiful is the whole thing, the buildings, the gardens and also the cafeterias.
Fabulous collections, but don't miss the gardens. We entered by a gate which wasn't the main entrance and we strolled through the labyrinth of gardens, which we would have missed if we had entered through the main entrance. Collections are spectacular and we could have...More
Essentially a private collection of one person and accordingly different to other elite collections. Nice surroundings and focussed on Asia Minor and France with a fantastic grew gold coin collection.
Extensive collection from 2600 BC to present day. Surrounded by gardens and extensive landscaping. Carpets, tiles, ceramics furniture paintings statues etc.
This is an incredible collection. I would have given it a 5 but the signage getting from the Modern Collection to the Founders Collection were abysmal and in the heat, even worse. Overall the Modern Collection was a disappointment because over half the museum was...More
Quite interesting! It kinda reminds London's Victoria and Albert Museum. There are items from various historical periods and Countries. Most interesting Rubens, Monet and other famous painters' works along with an exquisite exhibition of modern portuguese artists.