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Museu do Caramulo

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Address: Rua Jean Lurcart 42, Caramulo 3475-216, Portugal
Phone Number: 351232861270
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Well worth a detour to this this amazing unexpected collection of Motor cars and bikes

Stunninfar far bigger than i ever imagined . In the other building isg views as one climbs the side of the mountain to get to it. The museum is made up of two building either side... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed July 25, 2016
Richard C
Lisbon, Portugal
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Lisbon, Portugal
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Stunninfar far bigger than i ever imagined . In the other building isg views as one climbs the side of the mountain to get to it. The museum is made up of two building either side of a road . Make sure you visit both sides . The collection of Motor transport of cars and motorbikes from 1900 to present... More 

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Perth Wa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

We were travelling your car from Porto to Castelo Branco and were advised to call into this museum as the historic cars on show were meant to be exceptional. Unfortunately for us we arrived on the only day it was closed! The hotel across the road very kindly contacted the curator who was at work and opened the museum especially... More 

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Vila do Conde, Portugal
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2016

It was nice to hear about the history of the museum, the guide was very nice and patient. It has some samples of art, paintings, carpets, and so on, with great value. I went for the purpose of seeing the automobile museum but it was also nice to visit the rest of the displays of art. The automobile museum has... More 

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Amadora, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2016

The trip to the museum, is an attraction by itself as you go through the mountain. The museum itself is good, and with an interesting amount of vehicles

Thank sfrodrigues
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2015

Really interesting museum. Huge variety of vintage cars all with little plaques that tell you their history. Some good works of art - even a Picasso - which my daughter was very pleased about. Loads of parking, next to a playground for the children afterwards.

Thank cathwp
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Excellent museum with some fantastic art, including Picasso. Not very expensive entry- 7€ which I thought was reasonable. Most plaques on art and cars had an English translation and some fantastic cars to see! Some cars which we expected to be there (from the photos on the website) were not present- however we have assumed this could have been because... More 

Thank rouxlover
Braga, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2015

Some good artworks from famous names like Dali, Picasso, Chagall, Miró and Vieira da Silva. The car collection is also great and a definite must go for car lovers. The price is a bit expensive.

Thank João G
Fatima, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2015

Amazing place located on top of Serra do Caramulo. It as a very huge collection of ancient cars in fantastic conditions and it is famous worldwide and also have some paintings including an original from Picasso and another from Salvador Dali offered by the authors to the museum.

Thank Manzarra
Stavanger, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2015

When driving to the museum, you get the feeling of being in the movie "Deliverance". It is isolated and in a place you did not expect to find such a great museum! Staff is very nice and helpful but speak little English. It has an impressive display of old toys, a wonderful and extensive exhibition of vintage cars and motorcycles,... More 

Thank ProfessorTravelling
Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2015

We first stumbled across this museum 25 years ago, and decided to revisit it this year. It is still an intriguing mix of art and cars, offering something for all the family! It is still rather odd that it shuts completely for lunch, but if you're not short of time, this is not a problem.

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