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Address: Edificio-Sede da CGD - Rua Arco do Cego | Rua Arco do Cego 1, Campo Pequeno, 1000, Lisbon 1000-300 Lisboa, Portugal
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Culturgest is a cultural foundation created to support the arts. It...

Culturgest is a cultural foundation created to support the arts. It comprises 2 exhibition galleries, 2 auditoria, 5 conference rooms and an outside amphitheatre. It organizes and presents cultural, artistic and scientific activities such as exhibitions, dance, theatre, music, opera and new circus performances, cinema cycles, conferences and colloquia. Further to these activities, Culturgest also offers an education service with a diversified programme that is based on the foundation’s yearly cultural activities.

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Beautiful architecture and lay out

"Culturgest" has an attractive entrance flanked by "reddish clay colour" brick walls. It has successive interesting art/ sculpture/ video instalations on show. Its ample space... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 3, 2016
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Reading, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Attended a two-day conference here. Rooms were well appointed and the audio-visual systems worked well. The snacks and coffee provided by the venue were ok, but the tea not so. The staff were excellent, very helpful and attentive. The architecture is not very appealing, but it is a very functional space that is set out well.

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Thank Helen M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

"Culturgest" has an attractive entrance flanked by "reddish clay colour" brick walls. It has successive interesting art/ sculpture/ video instalations on show. Its ample space allows captivating lay outs for various types of exhibitions. "Culturgest" has also an Auditorium for concerts, theatre, conferences, etc. It is worth a visit.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2015

it's always nice that banks promote arts. this hidden place offers lot of different things to see and hear.

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Thank Melle S
Arnhem, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

They not to mind. The ugly outside inside you will be blown away good concerts and expos. And an incredible sci fi look, prepare to feel like a city within a building within a building(not a typo)

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2012

A regular eclectic mix of highbrow and popular music, great exhibitions and talks, at low prices or free. To check out what's on if you live or are in town for a few days.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2012

The architecture of the building is terrible (but it works). The exhibitions are great. Not the artists super star, but really interesting artists lesser know. Miguel Wandschneider is doing a great job turning Culturgest in one of the most interesting places to see art in Europe. The bookshop is also great with a refined selection of art books and theory.

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2011

very nice exhibitions a lot of rooms full of art and a very very good bookshop with a small collections of amazing books

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2011

Culturgest makes really good cultural events. When in Lisbon, go the their website and see the programing for the period of time that you'd be here. The place is very close to the train station and even more close to the metro. It's a very big building that pops out in the place. When you get there you may think... More 

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