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A Casa do Miradouro (Casa Miradouro)

"The House of the Miradouro" is a 16th century palace of D. Fernão Ortiz de Vilhegas, who was... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Viseu, Portugal
Archeology made easy

Small museum showing the work of a great Viseense. The setup is very well done and helps to create... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Oeiras, Portugal
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5 Mar 2018
“A Casa do Miradouro (Casa Miradouro)”
6 Oct 2017
“Archeology made easy”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Largo Antonio Jose Pereira, Viseu 3500-080, Portugal
+351 232 448 098
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

"The House of the Miradouro" is a 16th century palace of D. Fernão Ortiz de Vilhegas, who was chantre da Sé over several decades of the 16th century. Renaissance trace, by the hand of the Italian architect, Francesco de Cremona, this building was requalificado by...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Liliana_Anselmo52
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Small museum showing the work of a great Viseense. The setup is very well done and helps to create a good vibe for the visit. And as with all county muses it is free. Definitely worth the time, even if archeology is not your "thing"

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank pjm_pt
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

The owner proudly states this is the best place tostay in the village and I find it easy to agree. Wonderful house with brilliant views from the roof terrace. You will be the only occupants of the house which is nice. Quite at night. Bikes...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SingBob
Reviewed September 29, 2016

When you are visiting the Cathedral of Viseu and the Museu de Grão Vasco, you just need to go downhill this street for about 200 meters to arrive in front of the “Casa do Miradouro” built into the 16th century. This is a very central...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed February 7, 2016

A nice and small archaeological museum located close to the Cathedral square. The student at the reception was very friendly and informative. I was able to visit the museum without any other tourists around. Also free and with some nice artifacts inside.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank thomasozbun
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