CASTLE OF ST. GEORGE HAD MORE THAN 1 MILLION VISITORS IN 2013 | News

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The latest report announced that Castle of St. George had an increase of 3,4% comparing to 2012, with a total of 1.025.153 visitors (90% foreign).

Open every day of the year, the Castelo de S. Jorge (Castle of St. George) is one of Lisbon’s best places to discover the Portuguese heritage, some of its history at the Museum, Experience the Moorish ruins (11th century) neighborhood at the Archaeological Site, feel the amazing and unique view at the Periscope – Tower of Ulysses, have a chilling moment at the Castle Café, go with guided tours or just enjoy the music, theater, festivals and other events that happen all year at this great monument.

WHERE – See it on Google Maps

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CHIADO (CONCEPT) FACTORY OPENS IN CHIADO | News

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Chiado Factory not only stands as a concept store. It arises from the effort to produce an evolution in the concept itself, making it broader and innovative.

In addition to the concept stores, whose partners have been carefully selected to ensure a supply of excellence, Chiado Factory also has an office and training space for rental, that is similar to a business center. Apart from this, Chiado Factory has a space reserved for art, which reflects the effort of not only in boosting the culture and the projection of national artists, but fundamentally the desire to overthrow the stigma that art is something intended only for those who have a robust bank account.

WHERE: Rua da Misericórdia 79 – See it on Google Maps

 

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NEW ARTS AND TECHNOLOGY CENTRE | News

The EDP Foundation Center for Art and Technology will be a new cultural space in Lisbon, as big as the major European cities have, with a contemporary and international programming.

The new building, signed by the British architect Amanda Levete, uses an organic architecture that provides a fluid and natural relationship between the city and the river.

The new Arts Center will have exhibit rooms, educational services, an auditorium, a restaurant, and spaces for permanent exhibitions.

 

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NEW WALKS IN LISBON | News

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Lisbon Walker” is an organization know by its variety of group walks around Lisbon (Old Town, Downtown, Legends & Mysteries, among others.

Now they released a new walk witch they called “Lost in Lisbon“, creating eleven sets of clues that lead people to explore the city spots and curiosities, through deciphering riddles, codes, anagrams, words and more. A mixture of fun and culture, that will bring you Lisbon Xperience to a hole new level!

WHERE: Meeting Point

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