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Galeria de Arte Pintor Samora Barros

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Regional Art Gallery

Right on the old town square this little gallery displays local artist collections. It is two... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Donna S
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Tampa, Florida
via mobile
An interesting collection

Visited a number of times over our stay as part of our visits to the old town of Albufeira. Most... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
TheRestlessTraveller
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Northop Hall, United Kingdom
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The Art Gallery takes its name from one of Albufeira’s most famous citizens, and can be found in the old Electrical Power Station, dating back to the beginning of the 20th century. In 1988, the building was revamped and transformed into an Art...more
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Largo Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco, Albufeira 8200-065, Portugal
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+351 289 542 867
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Right on the old town square this little gallery displays local artist collections. It is two levels without an elevator so much of the exhibition is inaccessible to the handicapped. We enjoyed what was on the first floor. The exhibit is rotating so a new...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Donna S
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Have been to this art gallery twice March and June both times the exhibitions have been fantastic, there has always been different exhibits which are very interesting, this is a free gallery which is on the main square next to soares take the time out...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Always visit this gallery when in Albuferia. Located in the square next to the public toilets and Soares off licence. This is a free to enter gallery with different exhibitions every time we visit. There is an upstairs part to the gallery and although it's...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John N
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Off the main square in Albufeira this is a free gallery but this years exhibition was quite uninspiring. It only takes a minute to walk through. Good public washrooms are right beside the gallery.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2017

Visited a number of times over our stay as part of our visits to the old town of Albufeira. Most of the time free to visitor (I was told by a local that there are rare occasions when they hold paid for visits) the collection...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank TheRestlessTraveller
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

A very small gallery but free to the public. Located on the main square, very good clean public washrooms are available beside the gallery. Some nice local watercolours of the area when we visited

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed January 30, 2017

Currently showing a few works by Portuguese artist Samora Barros. Temporary exhibition with free entrance.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed March 29, 2016

This building situated in the main square in the old town houses temporary art exhibitions with free entry. In March there was nothing on and it was being used only as a public convenience. The picture fittings are still hanging on the walls inside to...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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