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Museu Jose Malhoa

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Delightful Small Museum

Museu José Malhoa is a small museum, but packed with many interesting works. It’s a good place to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brooklyn, NY, USA / Caldas da Rainha, PT
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A pleasant surprise

A pleasant surprise in the middle of the nicest park. Has a more than decent collection of an... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Joao F
Coimbra, Portugal
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Parque Dom Carlos I, Caldas da Rainha 2500-109, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Museu José Malhoa is a small museum, but packed with many interesting works. It’s a good place to go to while away 30-ish minutes, or more should the muse inspire you. The art goes beyond just that of the eponymous artist and his cohorts, and...More

Thank BrooklynNellie
Reviewed June 24, 2018

A pleasant surprise in the middle of the nicest park. Has a more than decent collection of an important part of the history of Portuguese art. Really a must see @Caldas.

Thank Joao F
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Museu Jose Malhoa has a wonderful setting in the Dom Carlos 1 Park. The museum itself is an interesting modernist building housing mainly twentieth century works by portuguese artists and many sculptures in the grounds surrounding it. A good collection of works illustrating the portuguese...More

Thank FWontheroad
Reviewed June 19, 2018

The museum is situated within the grounds of the Dom Carlos 1 Park. It had several exhibition spaces which showed the progression from mid 19th century to more contemporary artists. The collection of statues was impressive both in style and scale. It was nice to...More

Thank caoimhin07
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Worth a visit while in the park. Mostly 19th century paintings and statues but do occasionally have more contemporary exhibitions.

Thank 1Aurora2
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Think mostly 19th century art and mostly Portuguese. The setting is marvelous and, in addition to the great sculptures in the park out front, don't forget to walk along the back of the museum to see the art deco reliefs on the back wall up...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place and very nice paintings, inside a beautiful garden. Definitely worth of a visit. Free during Sunday mornings

Thank Fernando B
Reviewed December 13, 2017

within the park, it is a nice place to visit. the sorroundings are also great with lake and coffee shops.

Thank Jose R
Reviewed October 4, 2017

The museum is rather a late 19th c and early 20th c. art history of Portugal and the town and much bigger inside than it seems. Unlike many museums, you can see the whole place in just over an hour. Outside in the park there...More

Thank Emily_Bloom
Reviewed July 31, 2017

This gem of a gallery (not really a museum) is located in the heart of the park, surrounded by statuary that is worth spending time on in its own right. Go to the toilet in the park before you go in if you're, like me,...More

Thank Ray H
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