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MAAT - Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology

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The MAAT – Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology is a new cultural proposal for the city of Lisbon. A museum that combines these three fields in a space for debate, discovery, critical thinking and international dialogue. An innovative project...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Avenida Brasilia | Central Tejo, Lisbon 1300-598, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A Fantastic place to visit in Lisbon, not only for its stunning building but also for its outdoors. And the exhibitions I saw were high quality. Save some hours to visit it. It's really worth it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marisa R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The MAAT is an interesting mix of exhibits, and is definitely trying to be multiple things at once, which can be somewhat confusing. I was curious so I bought a ticket for both buildings. The first building is a retired electric substation, which has an...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Building and it's shape is basically an exhibition itself, but exhibition inside fall short of what I've seen in other modern art museums. It's incredibly small, and exhibitions when I visited were not really filling up the space either. Still, it's quite a memorable visit,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank theonlyalexbel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museum is amazing, great design! Even if you don't want to enter and see exhibition, I recommend exploring rooftop, it has great view to the bridge. The exhibition about architecture is very interesting, but I'am not sure that it will be as exciting to someone...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ines B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Museum of architecture, art and technology really delivered! On both permanent and temporary exhibitions, and we spent a little over three hours there. Try to visit all the exhibition buildings, since they also give you different time eras: modern and industrial times. Walk along...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank josephiction
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly, why did I pay 10€ to see garbage? Besides the outside I'm very disappointed. As a local I already heard rumors from people I know but this was not something I expected!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank beautinnez
Reviewed January 15, 2019

As work of architecture, the museum is beautiul. The exhibitions inside are also very interesting. We spent the whole afternoon there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 89lk
Reviewed January 14, 2019

Fantastic architecture both outside and inside. Right near the Tram 15 line to Belem. easy and fast to get there---or walk along the river toward Belem and you will find it. The exhibitions inside were all temporary so i can only comment on the ones...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan S
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

This is quite far from the city but the walk near the ocean is very scenic. it was windy and cold. The museum of art is novel and i didnt understand it at all. there is another building with the power plant which is a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank guptaratika
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

The MAAT is wonderful and worth a visit. Not only has the building been integrated beautifully into the city but it also creates beautiful public space. The exhibits that were there in January were thought provoking and inspiring. I won’t forget this visit!!

Date of experience: January 2019
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