Museu do Oriente is categorized as an open public permanent museum unit, managed by the Fundação Oriente, and its mission is to increase value to the several testimonials of the Portuguese presence in Asia, as well to other different cultures of that continent.
It is a museum of international territorial scope and interdisciplinary nature, which seeks to demonstrate to its visitors, through the several points of view from the fields of History, Art and Anthropology, a vivid memory of the ancient Asian culture, and to exhibit the relation once established between the East and the West, linked mainly trough Portugal.
Until December 29th you can still find there Masaaki Miyasako exhibition, one of the most prestigious Japanese artists of today.
OPEN: 10h00-18h00. Friday: 10h00-22h00. Closed: Mondays, 1 January to 25 December
BOX OFFICE: 10h00 – 18h00. Friday: 10h00 – 22h00. 2 Closed on Mondays. Works on show days until the start of it.
WHERE: Av. Brasília, Doca de Alcântara (Norte) – See it on Google Maps
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