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Museu Condes de Castro

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Beautiful place to see

This is a very beautiful Museum, with a magnificent collection which includes significant national... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Swindon, United Kingdom
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Nice compact museum

I had a free entry ticket but would have paid to see this interesting little museum. It’s not very... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2018
Caroline W
Greenford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very beautiful Museum, with a magnificent collection which includes significant national and international paintings, furniture, porcelain and jewellery. Another important part of museum collection is the Crónica de El-Rei D. afonso Henriques (Chronicle of King Afonso Henriques) (1505) by Duarte Galvão, whose...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 21, 2018

I had a free entry ticket but would have paid to see this interesting little museum. It’s not very big, but is packed with interesting pieces and some of the ceilings are amazing. I have been coming to Estoril/Cascais for many years and can’t believe...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Caroline W
Reviewed November 7, 2018

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 October 24, 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 October 2, 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
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Reviewed September 26, 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
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Reviewed July 22, 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
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Reviewed June 25, 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 June 23, 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 April 21, 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
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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.