The Music House (Casa da Música) is the latest and most modern concert hall in Porto. Annually hundreds of performances of renowned orchestras and musicians are held here.
Designed by architect Rem Koolhaas and considered one of his masterpieces. The contemporary and modern design makes 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 to 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.