Estoril & Cascais Museums

MUSEUMS IN ESTORIL:

  • CASA VERDADES DE FARIA: MUSEU DA MÚSICA REGIONAL – MUSEUM OF REGIONAL MUSIC:
    Av Saboia, 1146/B, Monte Estoril Tel: Tel: +351-21-4680477. A collection of regional Portuguese musical instruments. Visits by appointment only.
  • MUSEU DOS EXILIOS:
    Avenida Marginal,7152A Estoril, Tel: +351-21-4684493. Open : Mon-Fri: 9:30am-6:30pm. Sat: 9.30am-12.30pm. Collection of photos / items relating to exiles who lived / visited this area.

MUSEUMS IN CASCAIS:

  • MUSEU CONDES DE CASTRO GUIMARÃES – MUSEUM OF COUNTS OF CASTRO GUIMARÃES:
    Av Rei Humberto II de Italia, Parque Marechal Carmona. Tel: +351-21-4825407. Open: 10am-5pm. Closed Mon. Collection of furniture, objects d’art belonging to the Counts. Also library. Lovely garden park and chapel in the grounds. Piano recitals and chamber music held here throughout the year.
  • MUSEU DO MAR – MUSEUM OF THE SEA:
    Rua Julio Pereira de Mello. Tel: +351-2-4825400. Open: Tues-Sun: 10am-5pm. Closed: Mon. Display of fishermen’s costumes, fish, and sea creatures.
  • BOCA DO INFERNO – MOUTH OF HELL:
    Spectacular rock formation on the coast past the marina. Stalls sell handicraft. Cafés and restaurants overlook the sea.