Cargaleiro Museum

The genius of one the most outstanding Portuguese contemporary artists. Located in manor house Solar dos Cavaleiros in Castelo Branco.On your trip to the inviting city of Castelo Branco, you must visit Cargaleiro Museum, devoted to one of Portugal’s top artists. Born in the region in Castelo Branco, namely in Vila Velha de Ródão, Manuel

The genius of one the most outstanding Portuguese contemporary artists. Located in manor house Solar dos Cavaleiros in Castelo Branco.On your trip to the inviting city of Castelo Branco, you must visit Cargaleiro Museum, devoted to one of Portugal’s top artists. Born in the region in Castelo Branco, namely in Vila Velha de Ródão, Manuel Cargaleiro has proved to be a creative genius of painting and ceramics. The museum consists of two buildings: an 18th century manor house that includes the works of Cargaleiro, the collector, and a new 3-storey building that presents the works of Cargaleiro, the artist. A must-see museum!

Opening hours

From Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 – 13:00 | 14:00 – 18:00

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