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Very interesting collection of local artifacts

We're glad we decided to visit this museum while touring Ribeira Grande. Nice collection of... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2016
Providence_RITom
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New Haven, Connecticut
Our roots...

Here you can find in a simple, but efficient way, how our grandparents used to live. An unique... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2016
Mito_Fernandes
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Ribeira Grande, Portugal
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8 Jun 2016
“Very interesting collection of local artifacts”
18 May 2016
“Our roots...”
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Rua de Sao Vicente 10, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-539, Portugal
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Reviewed June 8, 2016

We're glad we decided to visit this museum while touring Ribeira Grande. Nice collection of azulejos, and other artifacts of early life here. The highlight for us were the mechanical dioramas: dozens of tiny mechanical puppets working, playing, praying and carrying on the actions of...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

Here you can find in a simple, but efficient way, how our grandparents used to live. An unique mechanized Christmas Scene open all year around. A good choice to spend an afternoon with the family.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed January 30, 2016

We went here expecting an older home turned into a museum with azulejos and preserved small stores (i.e. a pharmacy, barber shop, etc.) from the turn of the last century. We got that. But what we didn't expect was a small scale motorized model of...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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