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Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu

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Rua de Sao Bento 193, Lisbon 1250-219, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went today especially to visit the house while staying three days in Lisboa. We arrived at 2 pm. We waited one minute to be welcomed while the girl was having a coffee with her friend. She said that there was no possibility to visit...More

Thank FauBi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend is a fan of Amalia Rodrigues... I am a fan of fado. So when he said he wanted to visit the house of Amalia Rodrigues I was happy to oblige. Boy was I not disappointed. First of all we took the tour with...More

Thank Genevieve L
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

In the baking heat and on a whim we decided to pop into the museum and were greeted by a lovely tour guide. It’s an interesting and insightful tour in a place that is genuinely interesting and well thought out. We also loved the cafe,...More

Thank Marybee78
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Amalia Rodrigues is well known outside of Portugal, but somehow we do not know much about her. Of course, such museums tend to add to the cult of a person, but my guide answered my questions very professionally and I feel I have a much...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 10 June 2018

It is a very Special place with lively, original atmosphere of a Fado Singer . I would recommand people who are interested in Fado singer's life to visit ! It has Amalia personal belongings in well keeping conditional - including stage dressing, causal dressing ,...More

Thank lalalam
Reviewed 28 May 2018

One of the best places to visit in Lisbon for people who listened to Amalia fado. This museum is actually her house where she lived until she died in 1999. It was such a moving visit everything looked left in place. The lady who received...More

Thank Harry L
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

It was very interesting to visit this old house where Amalia Rodriguez used to live. It shows most of the house, many of her jewelry and personal things. The kitchen was very interesting with her still alive parrot. At the entrance we hesitated about entering...More

Thank Altug71
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed learning g about Amalia...her modest roots and the 1950s home she created. My guide was fine. Alas, if you want to learn about Fado itself and nuances of Amalia, look elsewhere.

Thank OregonJerry
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

If you are a fan of the music genre of "Fado", you should find the Museu Amalia Rodrigues fascinating. Located in the house that was her home in Sao Bento district of Lisboa. Many fascinating items recording her life. Visits are supervised and the two...More

Thank Grahamlison
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Amalia is the queen of fado in Portugal. To know her music and her story is to understand the genre. This place was fantastic and the tour was wonderful and in English. It's her private home with her belongings and photos and garden. Lovely and...More

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