The Music House (Casa da Música) is the latest and most modern concert hall in Porto.
Annually are held here hundreds of performances of renowned orchestras and musicians.
Designed by architect Rem Koolhaas and considered one of his masterpieces.
The contemporary and modern design make the Music House a city reference point, but not only the design distinguished this concert hall since it is considered one of the best in the world.
- Location: Av. da Boavista, 604-610, 4149-071 Porto Portugal.
- Opening hours: Monday a Saturday: 09:30-19:00; Sunday and Public holidays: 09:30-18:00.
- Prices: Regular Guide Tour- € 7,5/person. Daily: Portuguese 11:00, 14:30 and 16:00; English: 10:00, 11:00, 16:00 and 17:00 (length: 1h approx.). Free admission for children under 12 accompanied by an adult with a ticket.
- How to get there: By Metro: Trindade Station (Lines A, B, C, E) and get out at Casa da Musica Station.
Buy the guided tour, if not you will not discover the inside of Casa da Música. If you can watch an orchestra performance or other musical show.
(near this site):
Hotel Douro ★★★
Hotel Douro, located next to the Rotunda da Boavista, offers rooms with air conditioning and minibar. It is a 1-minute walk from the concert hall Casa da Música. All rooms have carpeted floors and feature desks, private bathrooms. Guests can enjoy breakfast in bed.