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Amália Rodrigues Centenary


Lina e Raül Refree | Fado on the Waterfront

Fado is meant to be felt,
not understood,
or explained.
- Amália Rodrigues

An interactive museum to see, hear and feel Fado - Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Discover centuries of history and personalities that still reinvent and keep this heritage alive today. Visit us.

Get to know who sings, who plays and the history that unites all of us.

Personality of the Week
Ada de Castro

13 August, 1937


Ada Antunes Pereira was born in the parish of Castelo which led her to adopt the stage name of Ada de Castro, a synonymous of her neighborhood of birth.She began her artistic career as an amateur actress at Grupo da Juventude Operária Católica.

Repertoire of Maria Amélia Proença


Fado Guide
Fado in the Streets of Lisbon
The Museum on Social Media


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