To immerse the world of Portuguese culture you can listen some deep and weeping national music in Lisbon Fado Museum.
Fado is a local genre of music emerged in Portugal of the 19th century. The lyricism of poetry and music is mainly concentrated in sad and didactic narratives performed subjectively or objectively. These can be stories about unrewarded love, vainly lived life, heroic death or betrayal.
Photo: Fado concert
Anyway, if you like to listen to high-quality music - visit Fado Museum in Lisbon.
How to do?
1. Look for an event you want to visit on museum webpage.
2. Get a taxi to the museum address - it will be easier.
3. Buy a ticket for a concert in museum lobby and enjoy the deep musical lyricism.
Where to do?
Sad and sentimental music so-called "Fado" — is the national treasure of Portugal and cultural heritage of humanity according to UNESCO.3
Fado Museum on Largo Chafaris de Dentro 1.Open hours:
Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 AM to 6 PM (last admission: 5.30 PM). Closed on 1st of January, 1st of May and December 25th.Phone:
+351 21 882 3470Official website: http://www.museudofado.pt
Concert ticket price Is €5-€20.
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