Carriage Museum

Interesting
Forming part of the National Carriage Museum (the main collection is in Lisbon), over 70 different types of wheeled horse-drawn transport from the 18C to the 20C are displayed in four buildings, including the Royal Stables, built for Joseph I in 1752. This long marble-vaulted hall previously housed hundreds of horses.

Useful information

Address:

Porta dos Nós Vila Vicosa

Price:

2 €

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: Tue 2.30pm-6pm, Wed-Fri 10am-1pm, 2.30pm-6pm, weekends 9.30am-1pm, 2.30pm-6pm; rest of year: telephone for timetable

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