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Casa Das Historias - Paula Rego

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Museum in Cascais is concentrated to Paula Rego, very famous portugeuse artist. There is usually temporary exhibitions not the permanent one at all, so it is better to cheek opening hours beforehand. First time we went there, the museum was closed between two exhibitions. But...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came upon this place by chance. Really brilliant exhibitions of Paula Rego's work. Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

On a rainy and stormy day the visit of the Paula Rego's museum was a good idea. The architecture is very special and makes you wonder what you'll see. The artist P.R. said "I paint to give fear a face"(folktales and fairy tales). Before visiting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank soinic
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Whilst Paula Rego was born in Portugal, and many of her themes are based on folk tales and fairy stories from that country. She studied at the Slade School in London at the same time as David Hockney and Frank Auerbach and lives and works...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

This lovely, modern building devoted to the artist Paula Rego is a great tribute to one of Portugal's best modern painters. Sadly, she has included some of her poorest work as exhibits. I guess she has sold most of the good stuff. She has even...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

The striking imagery in this collection will stay with you long after your visit. Very much pre-Disney. Important and worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

I get it, different artists have different views over things. But this was too dark for my taste. If you don't want to ruin your childhood images over fairy tales that you heard back then, stay out of this museum. Went in, walked fast, went...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Vlady D
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This museum is dedicated to the work of Paula Rego, a British-Portuguese artist. The building is stunning and the work of Paula Rego is intriguing as always. The museum isn’t far from the centre of Cascais and if you like art with a twist you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This is the second time we visited Cascais to see Paula Rego's work. This time there was a large and fascinating exhibition. Do check on the current exhibition as they change fairly often If it is a good exhibition you can't do better.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tina V
Reviewed 3 June 2018

A very relaxed space just a very short walk from the habour. Uncluttered spaces with a cracking exhibition. Wish we'd found the cafe with it's simple menu earlier.

Date of experience: May 2018
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