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Fundacao Manuel Cargaleiro

Closes in 8 min: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 18:00
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Manuel Cargaleiro is a big name of the paint in Portugal. For me it's simply the best. The museum... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
José S
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Lisbon, Portugal
Nice gallery

Beautiful building with interesting collection. I like cerâmica and pianinhos of the autor and... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Anacastela
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Castelo Branco District, Portugal
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4 Dec 2017
“Best of the bests”
7 Sep 2017
“Nice gallery”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua Cavaleiros 23 | 6000-189 Castelo Barnco, Castelo Branco 6000-189, Portugal
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+351 272 337 394
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Manuel Cargaleiro is a big name of the paint in Portugal. For me it's simply the best. The museum is a face of the artist. You can see part of is paints in a modern and amazing museum.

Thank José S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Beautiful building with interesting collection. I like cerâmica and pianinhos of the autor and Thaís friends

Thank Anacastela
Reviewed 1 November 2016

A nice gallery/museum at the heart of Castelo Branco, with delicious paintings from the portuguese master Cargaleiro and unexpected collections of ceramics. There is a guided free visit. It deserves a visit.

1  Thank Domingos S
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Of course, art is very subjective - this isn't a huge place, but it has a range of, mostly ceramic, art both from the artist whose name is on the door, and other items he's collected. There were a few pieces I really liked, a...More

1  Thank MacKnickKnack
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

What a great hidden nook in the back streets of Castello. A very modern looking building amongst the old traditional homes on the slope to the castle. The museum was in two buildings, as you approach from the lower end, on the left there is...More

1  Thank awayfromhome1970
Reviewed 29 February 2016

A gem well "hidden" in the medieval part of town from where this great artist is from. Learn about the artist, his life, his works and his collection. All present in this museum in where you will be also contemplated with a nice tophill oveview...More

1  Thank Alexandre C
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