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Museu do Oriente

Avenida Brasilia | Doca de Alcântara, Lisbon 1300-598, Portugal
+351(0)213 585244
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Avenida Brasilia | Doca de Alcântara, Lisbon 1300-598, Portugal
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Museum is concentrated on Portugese existence in Asia. There is really interesting part about Christian missions and art, shadow theatre and every day objects from Korea and China. Exhibition is designed beautifully and for most of the time you are alone, because turists don't get...More

1  Thank Basia B
Reviewed 3 May 2016

This museum is located in the area of Alcantara Docks. It is only eight years old and has two floors of exhibits. There are all types of exhibits from China, India, Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia, and other parts of the Orient. The museum contains paintings and...More

Thank globeseeker007
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Buffet service, with good quality price ratio and amazing views over the river. Also appropriate for children since it has a kids drawing/entertainment area. One of the best brunches in town during the weekend.

Thank Susana O
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We decided to walk down to the museum before dinner as we discovered that it is free entry on a Friday between 6pm-10pm. Definitely visit, especially if you can go on the Friday night! The exhibits were all fascinating, well presented and excellent English descriptions....More

Thank LucyRose2405
Reviewed 22 February 2016

As a Asian people, every collection in the museum is not new or surprise to us. Those collections are from normal families, not the ones in Taiwan or China museums are from the palaces or rare goods. It's still good for people not familiar Asian...More

Thank Pinwen T
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Visited this Museum at the End of January/2016 and payed for a single addult Ticket 6 Euros just for the permanent exhibition of the Museum . If there are also temporary exhibitions and you would like to see them as well the single ticket will...More

Thank carlos3005emlisboa
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

It's been like visiting 3 different museums: falconry across the ages on ground floor, Portuguese-Asian times on 1st floor and wonderful, even funny, Asian shadow theater puppets on the 2nd, variety which might avoid kids getting bored, not a very big place to visit neither....More

Thank Pouparino
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Took my kids and my dad to Fundacao Oriente Museum during christmas holidays to learn something new also rather than concentrating the whole season on eating :), and the visit was worthwhile! The museum showcases Different pieces from around Asia from the ex Portuguese colonies...More

Thank Henna P
Reviewed 26 November 2015

My title says it all: it is a small collection (in a huge building) but everything is perfectly presented

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Falconry past and present - exceptionally interesting. Includes textile and other artifacts that are not purely about hunting for food and pleasure. Also display by artist Ng from Macau digital images and video, wonderful images Other floors in the museum highlight how the Portuguese trading...More

Thank gtrot
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