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From January 11, 2022, “Quinta Magnólia - Cultural Center” reopens to the public with the exhibition “ANTÓNIO ARAGÃO - O ESPÓLIO”, on the 1st floor, with new hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 10:00 am...

Saturdays | 12:00 pm. 29 January - Female Vocal Ensemble “Ninfas do Atlântico”. 12 February - Consort Bevel. 26 February - Early Music Studio. 05 March - Youth Choir of the...

Until January 26th. At the “Torre do Capitão” – Historic and Museological Center of Santo Amaro. Authored by the Teachers Association of Visual and Technological Education/Delegation of...

Until February 17, 2022. At the Restock Gallery. Stories by ear in pastel. Do geographic surroundings affect individuals' emotions and behavior? I have no idea. But this exhibition is...

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Christmas is the high season in Madeira. Getting ready to celebrate Xmas requires dedication and total engagement. Building the crib (lapinha) is so much more than a mere ritual. It is a tradition...

About book/ Book description: Paradise is no more. She’s a stranger in her new home as she sails the choppy waters of teen life. Teresa longs for picture-perfect love, but in the real world you...

In the week before the 3rd concert of “MUDAS.Experimental Sessions” project, we share with you a concert excerpt that took place last October 3rd, 2020, under the responsibility of musicians Eduardo...

Dear Sirs,First, I would like to thank you for your dedication and commitment concerning this unprecedented situation. I´m fully aware that you´ve been functioning in very difficult and...

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The exhibition "Máscaras do Mundo" in the Universe of Memories João Carlos Abreu, presents one of the collections that integrate the museum collection unit, composed of masks from different parts of...

This week we recall the temporary exhibitions, these being projects where ideas, knowledge and sensibilities cross over and, through a creative process, construct new speeches and interpretations,...

As part of the project developed at the museum, which resulted in a temporary exhibition and the edition, in 2019, of the book Festas e Romarias da Madeira (Madeira´s Festivals and Pilgrimages) (No....

“Yoyo” – With Wood Inlay. Madeira Island has a dense forest, therefore since the beginning of the colonization the settlers resorted to raw materials which the environment made available to them,...

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Works, Artists and Collections

Porcelain (biscuit). Leopoldo de Almeida (1898-1975). “Vista Alegre”. Portugal, 20th century. Credits: Casa-Museu Frederico de Freitas.        

Wax, shells, shells, wood, fabric, paper, mirror and glass. Portugal, 19th century.  Credits: Casa-Museu Frederico de Freitas    

Unknown author.  Ivory. Europe, 19th century. Credits: Casa-Museu Frederico de Freitas      

Tiles panel, "Sombra Orquídea" - Lourdes Castro, Portugal, 1998.  Credits: Casa-Museu Frederico de Freitas   

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Pilgrimages are distinguished from other religious festivals by the character of pilgrimage, the route taken by the faithful, the “pilgrims”, to the sanctuary where the festival is celebrated, on...

Amália Rodrigues starred in several seasons of Fado at Café Luso between 1947 and 1950. It was around this time, and in the same place, that Maximiano de Sousa met her, she who was already a star in...

Casino Monumental was one of the Funchal’s night last century references of the 20s and 30s. In 1926, it was announced that the entertainment space was open every day from 3:00 pm to 1:00 am with...

In 1946 the Madeiran Music Academy opened its doors, an institution that definitively brought artistic teaching to Madeira, based on notable teachers and concert players, most of whom belonged to...

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Looking back

The “Museu de Fotografia da Madeira - Atelier Vicente's” shares a photographic record dating from 1960 in which the extinct BP petrol pump can be seen, located in “Espírito Santo e Calçada”, in...

81 years ago, the “Mercado dos Lavradores” was inaugurated, a project designed in the style of the “Estado Novo” by the architect Edmundo Tavares (1892-1983). The inauguration was attended by, among...

The “Museu de Fotografia da Madeira - Atelier Vicente's” marks today the 192th birthday of Russell Manners Gordon (b. Monte, 25-11-1829; d. Funchal, 6-4-1906) one of the photographers in our...

The “Museu de Fotografia da Madeira - Atelier Vicente's” marks the 143rd anniversary of the birth of Max Römer (1878-1960), German painter, born in Hamburg, who lived in Madeira from 1922 until his...

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