VENUES


 

Dom Pedro V Theatre

WORLD HERITAGE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF MACAO

Address: Largo de Santo Agostinho
Buses: 3, 3A, 4, 6, 8A, 18A, 19, 26A, 33 (Get off at Av. de Almeida Ribeiro and walk up to the venue - around 10 minutes)

Built in 1860 as the first western-style theatre in China, this was once one of the most important cultural landmarks in the context of the local Macanese community and a venue for important public events and celebrations that remains in use to this day.




Lou Kao Mansion

WORLD HERITAGE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF MACAO

Address: 7, Travessa da Sé
Buses: 2, 5, 7, 16 (Please get off at Praia Grande/ Si Toi and walk to the venue – around 5 minutes); 3, 3A, 4, 6, 8A,18A, 19,26A, 33 (Get off at Av. de Almeida Ribeiro and walk to the venue – around 5 minutes)

Lou Kao Mansion, built in 1889, is the former residence of Lou Sio Wa (also known as Lou Kao), a rich and famous Macao businessman. The Mansion exudes the typical architectural style of a Guanxi residence in Guangzhou, and has now become a popular venue for showcasing a variety of shows and activities related to Chinese folk arts and crafts.

 


 


 

Mandarin House

WORLD HERITAGE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF MACAO

Address: 10, Travessa de António da Silva
Buses: 16, 18, 28B (Get off at Largo do Lilau)

Built in 1869, the Mandarin House is the former residence of Zheng Guanying, a renowned modern Chinese philosopher. It is a traditional Chinese residential compound occupying an area of some 4,000 square metres. Following years of extensive renovation, the Mandarin House officially opened to the public in 2009.

 


 


 

 

Ruins of St. Paul's

WORLD HERITAGE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF MACAO

Address: Largo da Companhia de Jesus
Buses: 8, 17, 18, 18A, 19, 26 (Get off at Praça Luís Camões and walk up to the venue – around 15 minutes); 3, 3A, 4, 6, 8A,18A, 19, 26A, 33 (Please get off at Av. de Almeida Ribeiro and walk up to the venue - around 15 minutes)

Today, the Ruins of St. Paul’s mainly refers to the freestanding and intricately carved façade of the cathedral of St. Paul, originally consecrated as “Mater Dei”. Built in 1602, the church and the adjacent St. Paul’s College were destroyed by fire in 1835. In 2005, the Ruins of St. Paul’s officially become part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

 


 



 

 

Old Court Building

CULTURAL HERITAGE OF MACAO

Address: Avenida da Praia Grande
Buses: 2, 5, 7, 16 (Get off at Praia Grande/Si Toi and walk to the venue – around 5 minutes)

Built in 1951, the Court Building originally served as the Macao Government Offices. Designated as a “building of architectural and artistic value”, it is now destined to become the future home of the Macao Central Library.

 


 

 

Tap Seac Gallery

CULTURAL HERITAGE OF MACAO

Address: 95, Avenida do Conselheiro Ferreira de Almeida
Buses: 2, 2A, 5, 9, 9A, 12, 16, 22, 25, 25X, 28C (Get off at Jardim Lou Lim Ioc and walk up to the venue – around 5 minutes); 2, 2A, 4,7,7A, 8, 8A, 9, 9A, 12, 18, 18A, 19, 22, 25, 25X (Please get off at Hotel Estoril and walk up to the venue – around 5 minutes)

This large, two-storey building and the buildings that surround it all date from the 1920’s and are part of the Tap Seac Historic District. The Tap Seac Gallery building is included in the List of  Macao Classified Buildings.

 

 



 

Macao Cultural Centre

Address: Av. Xian Xing Hai s/n, NAPE, Macau
Buses: 1A, 3A, 8, 10A, 12, 17, 23


 


 

Alegria Cinema

Address: 85E, Estrada do Repouso
Buses: 8, 8A, 26


 

Macao Tower Auditorium

Address: Largo da Torre de Macau
Buses: 9A, 18, 21, 23, 32







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