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Mouraria Innovation Centre

DNSJ Arquitectos, 2014 (reab.)

FG+SG, fotografia de arquitectura

Open Visits

Visit with no monitoring, within the designated timetable.

Regular Visits

Visit to the space accompanied by our team of volunteers present at the location.

Tours

Guided tour made by the author of the architectural project himself or by an invited specialist.

Nuno Simões

Plus Program

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Maximum 15 people per visit

No reservation required; first-come, first-served

Wheelchair access

Photography allowed

Description

The MIC is a strategically important facility for the urban regeneration of this part of the city, functioning as an incubator for creative and cultural undertakings. Occupying a former mansion house from the 15th century (of which only the structural walls remained) in the Mouraria neighbourhood, the renovation sought to conserve the original morphology and character. The most prominent elements of the building were recovered, such as the stairways and wooden structures, and contemporary materials were introduced to explore the natural lighting potential and create a clear contrast between new and old.

Location

Travessa dos Lagares, 1

Directions: Google Maps / Apple Maps

Public Transport

Bus: Linha Verde - Martim Moniz

Subway: Martim Moniz (Linha Verde)

Train: Cais Sodré (Linha de Cascais), Rossio (Linhas de Sintra e da Azambuja)