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“Fantastic concert”

Centro Cultural de Belem (CCB)
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Ranked #3 of 15 things to do in Belem
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: This is a dynamic cultural space with art galleries, terrific views of the city, and a coffee shop.
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Fantastic concert”
Reviewed February 9, 2014

We attended a fantastic Sunday morning chamber music concert on 2nd February,given by members of the Schostakovitch Ensemble; Jack Liebeck,violin,Kyril Zlotnikov,cello,and Filipe Pinto-Ribeiro,piano.They played trios by Haydn,Turina and Mendelssohn.Their musicianship and communication was stunning.It was a privilege to hear them.My husband and I are professional musicians,so not easily impressed!A great start to our holiday in Lisbon.

Visited February 2014
1 Thank paulineandstuart
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Coconut Creek, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
358 reviews
290 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 566 helpful votes
“Delightful Modern Art From Many Countries”
Reviewed November 22, 2013

Yesterday,I had the privilege of enjoying fine 20th Century and very early 21st Century Art at this splendid free art museum.I especially enjoyed their fine European paintings by Pablo Picasso,Robert Delaunay,Paul Delvaux,Nicolas de Stael,Francis Gruber,and Francis Bacon..I especially liked their American paintings by Phillip Pearlstein,Alex Katz,Larry Rivers("French Vocabulary Lesson"),and Mel Ramos("Virgaburger")I also was enamored with their creations by Anish Kapoor,Jeff Koons("Poodle"),Tony Oursler("Judy"-most unique creation in this art museum,for mature viewing and sound effects)and Jannis Kounellis.I spent a day there and I loved it.Their staff was helpful and enthusiastic.

Visited November 2013
2 Thank margatemensch2016
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Derby, England
Level 6 Contributor
141 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
“When ticking boxes isn't enough . . .”
Reviewed September 21, 2013

This is a sad review. A big impressive building and the grounds are lovely, and the staff very helpful. But the content fails to live up to its promise. It has lots of famous names, but the works are by no means their best.

What we did enjoy, by contrast, was a travelling exhibition of 'Happy Consumption' which examined publicity and society in the 20th Century. And we may go back to visit the Architectural Triannual which is on at present. But I wouldn't have wanted to visit for just the permanent exhibition!

Visited September 2013
1 Thank franc_o_fyle
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Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“boring as hell”
Reviewed August 4, 2013

steer clear from this one. that's right, boring shows and expo's. rather stay home than visit this piece of crap again.

Visited August 2013
1 Thank JoePereira
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Level 6 Contributor
462 reviews
165 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
“A monument to EU spending...”
Reviewed July 19, 2013

I liked the building itself, but it is hard not to be struck by its gargantuan scale and the astonishing lack of customers in comparison to the neighbouring attractions. As we entered the concourse, it was as if human life on earth had mysteriously ended - until we came upon three men cleaning a small stairway, observed by a vigilant supervisor. Lovely loos - well, they would be, I suppose, if they have same ratio of cleaner:visitor as the steps...

Visited July 2013
1 Thank MarkCheshire
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