Getting here

The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation is located in the centre of Lisbon, next to Praça de Espanha, in a park covering a total area of around 7,5 hectares.



Opening times

Museums – Open from 10:00 to 18:00 (last admission 17:30). Closed on Tuesdays and the following holidays: January 1st, Easter Sunday, May 1st and December 24th and 25th.


Getting here

By public transports

Metro: S. Sebastião (blue and red line)

Bus: 716, 718, 726, 742, 746, 756


38.737541, -9.154649



7 minutes by metro from the Baixa-Chiado station and 15 minutes by car from the airport, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation brings together the very best of ancient and modern art in two museums surrounded by a magnificent garden, in which visitors can experience a great sense of tranquillity.

The Foundation is housed in an architectural complex designed in the 1960s, classified as national heritage, which includes, besides the museums, a library, auditoria for conferences and concerts and an open-air amphitheatre.


Updated on 27 february 2018

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