Museums in Funchal

Discover the wide range of museums that enrich the city.

Opening doors to knowledge

Among Funchal's many museums, you can find ideal options for everyone: from History and Art lovers to Nature enthusiasts and even football fans.
frederico de freitas house-museum 6
natural history museum of funchal 2
quinta das cruzes museum 4
Madeira, discovered by Portuguese navigators Tristão Vaz Teixeira, Bartolomeu Perestrelo and João Gonçalves Zarco in 1419, has a vast historical and artistic legacy, not to mention its unrivalled natural riches. There are many museums in Funchal that offer visitors the opportunity to discover and explore this very special heritage.
avenida arriaga 7 a cidade do açucar museum 1
The catalogue of museums of Madeira's capital is known for its diversity, with options suitable for all ages and interests. For all the museums in Funchal, it is advisable to bring a strong desire to ask questions and find out more.
Madeira Photography Museum - Atelier Vicente's 3
Funchal's museums cover a wide variety of themes such as, for example, Art (from the most contemporary expressions to sacred art), the History of Madeira, the region's typical embroidery and handicrafts, the iconic career (including some of the main trophies) of Cristiano Ronaldo, who was born and raised on the island, or, of course, the archipelago's Natural History.
museum of sacred art of funchal 13
Funchal's renowned museums, spread throughout the city, are an essential part of the cultural momentum that is so characteristic of the municipality. By opening doors to knowledge, they open windows to the world. Let curiosity take you on this journey!
Museu de Electricidade - Casa da Luz 2 frederico de freitas house-museum 5 wine museum madeira 2
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