Most museums in Lisbon re-opened April 5, and theaters, cinemas, and live music venues on  April 19. Read more here. NOTE: Hours are changing constantly and shows still get cancelled, so please check with the organizers.

to Dec 31 | OUTDOOR MULTIMEDIA EXHIBIT | Dante Plus 700 | FREE

Museu dos Coches Lisbon,

"If the present world go astray, the cause is in you, in you it is to be sought." Dante Alighieri. Well, it's been 700 years, and the present world is still going astray, but, nevertheless, still going. For example, for the rest of 2021, in theory, National Coach Museum in Belém is celebrating 700 years […]

to Nov 28 | ART EXHIBIT | Ai Wei Wei: Rapture | 6-32€

Cordoaria Nacional Av. da Índia, 1300-598 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

Ai Wei Wei. You've probably heard of him. He's alright, I guess. Anyway, here's what he says: "Expressing oneself is a part of being human. To be deprived of a voice is to be told you are not a participant in society; ultimately it is a denial of humanity." And here's what Wikipedia adds: "Ai […]

€6 – €32

to Sept 27 | PAINTING EXHIBIT | Mário Dionísio – 50 anos de pintura | FREE

Casa da Achada - Centro Mário Dionísio R. da Achada 11, 1100-004 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

Here's how Wikipedia describes Lisbon native and local legend Mario Dionisio de Assis Monteiro: "A multifaceted personality – poet, novelist, essayist, critic, painter – Mário Dionísio had a remarkable civic and cultural impact in the Portuguese twentieth century, with a particular focus on the literary and artistic domains." All summer long, Casa da Achada — […]


to Oct 10 | ART EXHIBIT | Waldemar d’Orey: Something is Missing | FREE

Lumiar, Lisboa Alameda Linhas de Torres 156, 1750-149 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

Architect, painter, sculptor, professor and Lisbon native Waldemar d´Orey’s has had two solo shows in his centuries-spanning artistic career: the first one was at the prestigious AXIOM Gallery in London in 1966, and the second one is happening now, some 55 years later, in his hometown of Lisbon, at Lumiar Cité to be precise. And […]


to Oct 17 | ART EXHIBIT | The Miracles of Santo António in Tiles | 3€

Museu de Lisboa Campo Grande 245, 1700-091 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

If you know Portugal, then you likely know about azulejos (the beautiful blue tiles covering half of its walls). And you also likely know Santo António, the coiuntry's most celebrated saint. And, while the annual festival celebrating the latter has been on hold for two years in a row now due to you know what, […]


to Sept 19 | MUSIC FILM FESTIVAL | SONICA EKRANO | 2,50-2,79€

Município Do Barreiro Barreiro, Portugal, Barreiro, Setubal

"Documentary film and the musical fringes." That's how the new documentary film festival SONICA EKRANO, happening in Barreiro this September, describes itself. They add: "SONICA EKRANO is dedicated to the music, musicians, sounds, and movements at the edges of massification and popularity... The first edition of this festival creates a new space to provide the […]


to Oct 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Clara Imbert: Circular Visions | FREE

Galeria FOCO Rua da Alegria 34, 1250-007 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

Clara Imbert is a 27-year-old French-born Lisbon-based artist and, according to her website, "her practice questions the notions of space and perspective, of the object and the observer’s perception; exploring relationships between notions of reality and illusion, her research results in works of various forms such as photography, sculpture, and installation; while the invisible is […]


to Oct 17 | MULTIMEDIA EXHIBIT | Ars Fatum: Masks that Talk | 3€

Museu de Lisboa Campo Grande 245, 1700-091 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

Masks. They're big now. And some of them have more to say than others. Here's what Museu de Lisboa says about their latest mask exhibit, Ars Fatum (which is how you say "art of fate" in Latin): "The exhibition 'Ars Fatum – Masks that Talk' presents 23 mask sculptures in decorated ceramics and 30 images. […]


to Dec 31 | HISTORICAL EXHIBT | New long-term exhibition at the Lisbon Museum | 3€

Museu De Lisboa - Palácio Pimenta Campo Grande 245, 1700-091 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

The Palácio Pimenta branch of the Museu de Lisboa, much like Lisbon itself and the rest of the world, has undergone some changes recently. But most of these are actually positive (no pun intended)! For example, on June 9, 2021, after months (years?) of renovation, it opened to the public on its ground floor a […]


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