Established in 1956 as a Portuguese foundation for the whole of humanity, the Foundation’s original purpose focused on fostering knowledge and raising the quality of life of persons throughout the fields of the arts, charity, science and education. Bequeathed by the last will and testament of Calouste Sarkis Gulbenkian, the Foundation is of perpetual duration and undertakes its activities structured around its headquarters in Lisbon (Portugal) and its delegations in Paris (France) and London (the United Kingdom).
A venue for knowledge and critical reflection, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation contains various auditoria and rooms of different capacities for hosting of conferences, educational activities and performing arts events.
Av. de Berna 45A
Phone: +351 217 823 000
Lat: N 38°44'14.7
Long: W 9°09'16.3