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Casa de Tormes - Museu Queirosiano

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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The guided tour was engaging, going through the personal history and belongings of Eça de Queiroz... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2019
289in_sp
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Great history

We didnt know about the writer Eca de Queiroz but is very interesting. Also the furnitures are very... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
Michellebeat
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Caminho de Jacinto 3110 | Quinta de Tormes - Baião, Santa Cruz do Douro, Baiao 4640-424, Portugal
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Reviewed July 30, 2019 via mobile

The guided tour was engaging, going through the personal history and belongings of Eça de Queiroz and its family. The house and surroundings served as inspiration for “A Cidade e as Serras”, so the visit is even more rewarding if you have read the book.

Date of experience: July 2019
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SandraM12956, Técnica Cultural da FEQ at Casa de Tormes - Museu Queirosiano, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2019

Thank you for your coment! Best regards Sandra Melo

Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

We were blessed with an excellent guide for this museum, which was fortunate as there was not much to see in this museum house. An average farmhouse with some old furniture does not make for an unfortgettable experience. Eça de Queiroz, the writer to which...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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SandraM12956, Técnica Cultural at Casa de Tormes - Museu Queirosiano, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

Thank you for your words! Best wishes for the new year! Best regards, Sandra Melo

Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We didnt know about the writer Eca de Queiroz but is very interesting. Also the furnitures are very nice. Thank you for the visit

Date of experience: August 2018
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Sandra M, Técnica Cultural at Casa de Tormes - Museu Queirosiano, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you for your words! Best regards, Sandra Melo

Reviewed August 22, 2018

This Museum dedicated to Eça de Queirós is a wonderful tribute to this great 19th century writer. All forms of art are represented in this beautiful home and the devotion as well as knowledge displayed by Sandra our guide on the authors history was outstanding....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Sandra M, Técnica Cultural at Casa de Tormes - Museu Queirosiano, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Thank you very much for your note! Best regards, Sandra Melo

Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

I couldn't avoid to get excited about this special place, the history ,the surroundings are just beautiful , the tour was very helpful,loved seeing the writers private book collection ,thank you Fundação

Date of experience: August 2017
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Sandra M, Técnica Cultural at Casa de Tormes - Museu Queirosiano, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Thank you for visit and for the words that you write! Best regards, Sandra Melo

Reviewed August 3, 2016

Tormes charmed a famous and traveled diplomat (Eca de Queiroz) and of course that enchants anyone. Express one Portugal authentic and genuine. To not lose.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Sandra M, Técnica Cultural at Casa de Tormes - Museu Queirosiano, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2016

Thank you very much for your kind comment that will make us work even more in the promotion and promotion of the work of Eça de Queiroz. Best regards.

Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Nice privat Tour with dedicated host that loves the place and she likes to share this with the guests that visit the place. they make nice wine as well.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed October 12, 2015

We hiked up from the station (Aregos) on the line from Porto to Pinao. A steep climb but the view and food at the restaurant together with the museum makes it worthwhile

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank mvisser008
Reviewed September 24, 2015

The quick guided tours to this Museum-House gives you many tips about the lives in the Eighteenth Century - you shouldn't miss this.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed August 21, 2014

Quinta de Tormes, in Santa Cruz do Douro, by inheritance, belonged to the wife of the great novelist and writer Jose Maria Eca de Queiroz (Povoa de Varzim, November 25, 1845 - Paris, August 16, 1900). Although he there had rarely set down roots, is...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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