Located on the left bank of the Tagus River, Almada is the centre of culture and sports, nature parks and qualified public spaces.
We invite you on a visit to the museums, which narrate the settlement of different peoples in this territory, over thousands of years, and value and keep alive the history of the men and women who fought for a free, associative and fraternal Almada. Attend a performance on the network of municipal equipment, which features the Municipal Theatre Joaquim Benite or the Auditorium Fernando Lopes-Graça, stages of international music, film, theatre and dance festivals.
Irrefutable proposals in a municipality with a vast Atlantic and riverfront and with a wide cultural offer.
Territory: 71 Km2
Associate since: January 2005
Fernando Lopes-Graça Municipal Auditorium
Opened on November 22nd, 1997, the Fernando Lopes-Graça Auditorium offers a regular and varied programming with music, dance, theatre or cinema.
With 232 seats and a fully equipped stage, this auditorium is part of the building that houses the Romeo Correia Municipal Forum, where you will also find the Central Library of Almada and the Pablo Neruda Room (a venue that hosts exhibitions and meetings of different nature on regular basis).
Auditório Fernando Lopes-Graça
Fórum Municipal Romeu Correia
Praça da Liberdade – Almada
Tel.: 21 272 49 20
Wednesday to Friday from 14h30-18h00
Saturday from 15h00 to 18h00
In days of shows at 21.30 at the box office opens from 20h00.
Joaquim Benite Municipal Theatre
Officially opened on July 17th, 2005, the Joaquim Benite Municipal Theatre is home to the Almada Theatre Company, which, every year, organizes the well-known International Theatre Festival.
The Joaquim Benite Municipal Theatre is one of the most important concert halls at regional, but also national, level with more than 400 seats and the second largest stage mouth in the country.
It features a main room, an experimental room, a room for leisure activities (to welcome children, while performances take place) and a restaurant.
The Joaquim Benite Municipal Theatre has an extensive programming that includes theatre, opera, classical music and dancing.
Teatro Municipal Joaquim Benite
Av. Prof. Egas Moniz – Almada
Tel.: 21 273 93 60
Ticket Office Hours
Tuesday and Wednesday : 14h30-20h30
Wednesdays ( on show days) , Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays : 14h30-22h00
Online Ticketing: http://cta.bilheteiraonline.pt/