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Nucleo de Arte Sacra do Museu Carlos Machado

Travessa do Colegio | Largo do Colegio, Ponta Delgada, Madeira 9500-046, Portugal
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The ornate carved wooden altar is not to be missed!

This is a pretty small museum with some sacred artifacts and a small exhibit upstairs. The... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
superdeluxe23
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Sacramento, California
Amazing building.

Curious collection of sacred apart items in a wonderful building. There was an exhibition of hats... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2015
Janerichmond21
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Travessa do Colegio | Largo do Colegio, Ponta Delgada, Madeira 9500-046, Portugal
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a pretty small museum with some sacred artifacts and a small exhibit upstairs. The Incredibly ornate altar in the church carved from wood is amazing. There were also some carved ivory figurines that blew me away. You can get a ticket for all...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

Curious collection of sacred apart items in a wonderful building. There was an exhibition of hats when we visited. The sacristy next door is included in your ticket price and is work a visit to see the incredible baroque carvings.

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Reviewed 18 June 2014

We have visited this museum twice as we felt that there were things we missed first time. The museum is in funchal town and easy to find. It has a lovely cafe next door that is worthy of a visit and it is cheap to...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2013

Discovered the museum by accident. It proved to be the highlight of our visit to Punts del Garda . The museum ,Museum Carlos Machado is a fantastic resource of sacred artifacts showing the fusion of religion with ideas from East and West. The altar is...More

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