Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu, Lisbon

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At Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu, visit the former home of Amalia Rodrigues, the famed Portuguese singer often considered the Queen of Fado and credited with the popularization of the genre. Founded in 1999 after her death, the museum now houses over 30,000 items of memorabilia. Take the 30-minute tour to see performance attire, awards, original song recordings, pictures, portraits, and more. Put Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Lisbon tour planner.
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  • I never heard of Fado music before my trip to Lisbon- but after visiting Alfama I decided to visit Amalia's house. The lovely lady that showed me around worked and lived with Amalia for 40+ years and ...  more »
  • This is a must see. We had never heard of the music style of Fado and only saw this as a stop on the hop on and off bus - no real information to be found at tourist information - so thought it would b...  more »
  • Even if you're not into 'fado', as this is the Lisbon residence of the star until her death in 1999. It gives you the feel of a Lisbon town house. Her life and the way she lived is evident. We were ta...  more »
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  • Worth coming here if you Like Amalia.
  • Well kept place. The tour guide is very knowledgeable and answered most questions regarding the singer's history.
  • The tour was wonderful. All very well maintained. A time travel through the life of this amazing artist.
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  • The House where she lived for four decades the largest Portuguese singer of all time: Amália Rodrigues. The House is furnished, decorated with her goals. You can see some of her jewels and dresses. As the visitor is guided you can relish in stories told about this great singer. We back of the House it is possible to visit the garden, a bucolic and pleasant place.
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  • Queen of Fado. Her house in Lisbon. Nice to see and have a drink in the garden.
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