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A Symbol of the Revolution and Freedom

Inaugurated on Fernando Salgueiro Maia’s 77th birthday and located in the land where the April Captain was born, in Castelo de Vide, the “Casa da Cidadania Salgueiro Maia” intends to promote the visibility of one of the characters that most marked the April 25th Revolution of 1974.

This project fulfills the will that the national hero left expressed in his testament and features pieces such as the iconic megaphone used to intimidate the top figure of the New State in Largo do Carmo in Lisbon, as well as the military uniform worn on that day, badges, banners and insignia, diplomas and commendations, military documents and school records that belonged to Salgueiro Maia.

Sector
Tourism and Culture

Client
Câmara Municipal de Castelo de Vide

Location
Castelo de Vide

Year
2021

Sector
Tourism and Culture

Client
Câmara Municipal de Castelo de Vide

Location
Castelo de Vide

Year
2021

Sector
Museum

Client
Portuguese Bank

Location
Lisbon

Year
2021

Inaugurated on Fernando Salgueiro Maia’s 77th birthday and located in the land where the April Captain was born, in Castelo de Vide, the “Casa da Cidadania Salgueiro Maia” intends to promote the visibility of one of the characters that most marked the April 25th Revolution of 1974.

This project fulfills the will that the national hero left expressed in his testament and features pieces such as the iconic megaphone used to intimidate the top figure of the New State in Largo do Carmo in Lisbon, as well as the military uniform worn on that day, badges, banners and insignia, diplomas and commendations, military documents and school records that belonged to Salgueiro Maia.

EDIGMA is proud to be part, in the implementation of interactivity, projections and multimedia content that helps to honor the hero of the “Revolução dos Cravos”.

Immersive multimedia projections take visitors to relive with emotion several key moments of the day of freedom and experiences of Captain Salgueiro Maia.

This is a unique museum space that helps to eternalize the essence of the revolution of ’74 and to transmit values such as freedom and democracy to new generations.

This is a unique museum space that helps to eternalize the essence of the revolution of ’74 and to transmit values such as freedom and democracy to new generations.