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Casa Fernando Pessoa

Rua Coelho da Rocha 16 | Campo de Ourique, Lisbon 1250-088, Portugal
+351 21 391 3270
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“library” (8 reviews)
“multimedia” (2 reviews)
“poets” (3 reviews)
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Rua Coelho da Rocha 16 | Campo de Ourique, Lisbon 1250-088, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are a Portuguese literature lover like I am, visiting Pessoa`s museum should be on your travel list. The place is well-organized with lots of details about the author and his publications. There are interative boards, posters and suchlike about him. The store on...More

Thank daniloribero
Reviewed 6 July 2017

You will sooner or later pass Pessoa's statue near Praca de Camoes in downtown Lisbon. It's in front of a café he frequented. And if you visit the cloisters in the monastery at Belem, you will come across his grave. He's Portugal's greatest 20th century...More

Thank tunai
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Quite an interesting visit. Unfortunately, there was a school group visiting the house and since the place is rather small, we couldn't enjoy the visit in detail. There's a cafe at the back of the house so we opted to spend some time there while...More

Thank AWanderingLondoner
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We had a quick stop at Pessoa's museum, and we pretty much enjoyed it. Nice multimedia content on the top floor, nice gift shop and big library at the ground floor, very nice service from the staff but not much to see.

Thank Babis1983
Reviewed 12 October 2016

After seeing the Saramago Museum, I hung on to my ticket to get a discount to see Casa Fernando Pessoa, Portugal's great modern poet. I have to admit this was a little more challenging to find. It was off the usual tourist path (northwest of...More

Thank DavidTAC
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I should open this review by saying I knew nothing about Fernando Pessoa before a recent holiday in Lisbon, and this house served to pique my interest and encourage me to find out more about him. Painted white, the building offers a very calm and...More

Thank travellightScotland
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I like to immerse myself in local culture wherever I visit. I'd never heard of Fernando Pessoa until I saw his statue outside of the Brasiliria Cafe so I set about to find out who he was. He's one of Portugal's most famous and favorite...More

1  Thank yumaborn
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

A must see place. Great multimedial content, Pessoa's room and personal belongings and library. Very kind personnel and free wifi (pass: casafp2013). Entrance fee is 3 euro/person and it gives you benefits for entrance at Fundacao J. SARAMAGO for only 1 euro.

Thank naidalindov
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Pessoa explained Lisbon like no other writer has written about their native city. The museum is small, well organized, with timely temporary exhibitions.

Thank enric b
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

I love fernando pessoa as a writer and i was very excited to go and see this place.. The building is the original where the writer use to live but the only thing they keept the same is the bedroom with the original furniture and...More

1  Thank Alice D
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