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Museu Condes de Castro

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Interesting and Amazing!

This little museum is a must see. It’s all set up as if you were coming for dinner in the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
St. Catharines ON
Beautiful Condes de Castro residence visit

My spouse and 2 teenage daughters showed up at 3:30 pm to tour the house. Guided tours were over... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Nyon, Switzerland
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Avenida Rei Humberto II de Italia, Cascais 2750-800, Portugal
+351 21 482 5401
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little museum is a must see. It’s all set up as if you were coming for dinner in the beautiful dining room. The objects, furniture and restored decor all through the estate are beautiful. A real peek into the lives of the elite in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

My spouse and 2 teenage daughters showed up at 3:30 pm to tour the house. Guided tours were over but a lovely Tour guide named Ileana offered to give us a tour. The house, furniture, artifacts and paintings were great but Ileana was the greatest...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit looking at the paintings and furniture. The Summer Retreat part whereby the rich and nobility came to Cascais to vacation reminds me of Brighton. Royalty came to Brighton and the rich and nobility followed, building summer residences. With the sea just a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BookwormUk
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Lovely location, tranquil, this museum was a good find. Very friendly staff and we were able to appreciate life in Portugal in this period.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 842helenfox
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We have walked past this building so many times, a wonderful sight in the day and especially at night if the rooms are lit with chandeliers shining. This area is now known as the the museum quarter with at least eight exhibitions in some wonderful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CarolMM1953
Reviewed 26 June 2018

A 19th century mansion, that has a fantastically eclectic interior. The entry was 3 euros which I felt was great value just to get inside this wonderful building.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This is a house museum in Cascais the villa is Spacious and is at the edge of a park across the street from the ocean. The museum contains much furniture and collections from former owners depicting life in early 20th century I found it very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank emorga
Reviewed 22 April 2018

the objects, art and general feel of this place make it a museum as good as any major city one. Charming, helpful staff who gave me lots of extra information when i asked, and when you have finished, stunning gardens to stroll around too. Highly...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ExeterTerrestial
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Here we find a beautiful little palace who was built in 1892 and it's also a Library dos Condes de Castro, which exhibits antic Portuguese furnitures and Indo-Portuguese and many 17 th century ceramics; a nice little museum to visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We spent about an hour going through this great house with amazing antiques inside. But the views from the windows gave the things inside a run for their money! Friends went to the other great house opposite (Santa Marta), but said this was much nicer.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Response from Jann R | Reviewed this property |
Hello It is free for children and seniors (over 60). The fee for others is around 3 euros I think. Lovely place to wander around: enjoy.