Casa da Música, Porto

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Casa da Música means House of Music. It is an interesting place where a lot of interesting things happen. Where different kinds of music happen and are related with unique environments.

Casa da Música means House of Music; this building was planned for the Porto 2001, Cultural Capital of Europe of that year. This was the main project of the whole cultural development. The idea was to create a singular place in Portugal, where would be possible to show and create different concert and activities related mainly with music. It should be a considered the house for all types of music, thing that helped for the name of it.

It is a nice place where you can visit and appreciate de different environments that each area has. It was one of the intentions of the Dutch architects from OMA (Rem Koolhas & Ellen van Loon) with that project. In the exterior area due to the shape of the floor, it’s normal to find skaters having fun there. It’s a really interesting point to visit in Porto.

Casa da Música - Website

written by afd_lsi on 2009-08-14 in #world #locations #music-hall #rotunda-da-boavista #music #concert #casa-da-musica #lc-a #porto #portugal

3 Comments

  1. eyecon
    eyecon ·

    Wow No. 6 is amazing!

  2. jaalvarez
    jaalvarez ·

    i like the 14 !!!
    A big place to spend your time !!!
    Parabens !!!

  3. lomodirk
    lomodirk ·

    Oh yeah! Casa da Música rocks, everyone who will stay in Porto should go there. Thanks for sharing this beautiful piece of architecture, I loved it :)

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