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Cultural Centers in Castelo Branco

Casa da Memória Judaica

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Rua das Olarias, 43
6000-183, Castelo Branco

Castelo Branco

Este espaço pretende contar a história de uma comunidade que em muito contribuiu para o desenvolvimento da cidade no período quinhentista, as suas memórias e o legado que deixou.

Centro de Cultura Contemporânea de Castelo Branco

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Campo Mártires da Pátria
6000-097, Castelo Branco

Castelo Branco

Inaugurado em 2013, este projeto da autoria do arquiteto catalão Josep Lluis Mateo destaca-se na paisagem do centro da cidade pela sua arquitetura inovadora e diferenciadora. Trata-se de um edifício vazado, revestido a metal e madeira, com quatro pisos. Para além dos espaços de exposição, tem uma pista de patinagem de gelo sintético e um auditório com 275 lugares, dotado de um sistema acústico de alta qualidade, sem recurso a sistemas de amplificação.

Museu de Arte Sacra de Castelo Branco

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Rua Bartolomeu da Costa
6001-909, Castelo Branco

Castelo Branco

The Religious Art Museum Domingos dos Santos Pio, that belongs to the Santa Casa da Misericórdia, is located in the Graça Convent. It has 197 objects that rang from the 16th to the 18th centuries in three rooms, the sacristy and the chapel.

Museu Francisco Tavares Proença Júnior

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Largo Doutor José Lopes Dias
6000-462, Castelo Branco

Castelo Branco

This museum is located in the old Bishop's Palace, a building that was several times remodelled until it welcmed the museum, in 1971. The original organizations of the museum was based on the archaeological collection of Francisco Tavares Proença Júnior, later enforced by objects that came from the Bishop's Palace, numismatics, Roman and Visigoth jewelry, weapons and tapestries from Castelo Branco. Currentlu, it has two main themes: the embroideries of Castelo Branco and the history of the Bishops.

Museu Cargaleiro

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Rua dos Cavaleiros, 23
6000-189, Castelo Branco

Castelo Branco

The Manor of the Knights, a building from the mid-18th century, houses the Museum Cargaleiro. The public can see and appreciate a notable set of works that integrate the acquis of Manuel Cargaleiro Foundation: painting, sculpture, ceramics, tiling, tapestry. In this space, the audience finds works of this recognized fine artist, but also works by some of the most prestigious national and international authors.

Museu do Canteiro e Centro Cultural de Alcains

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Rua das Fontainhas, 1
6005-057, Alcains

Castelo Branco

The permanent exhibition "the Labor of the construction site" develops along a route which follows the stages of intervention on the stone for the production of stonework. Are the older and traditional utensils used by stonemasons in the course of successive operations and also the innovations that have been, leading to its abandonment and replacement by machinery. The images presented in this course documenting practices and techniques that lead to production of stonework and realize the fundamental traits of the evolution of activity in Portugal petraea. The most significant innovations are those that came to emblematizar the industry itself petraea …

Biblioteca Municipal de Castelo Branco

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Praça de Camões
6000-116, Castelo Branco

Castelo Branco

Library placed in the building of the former town-hall. It is divided by rooms accordingly to the literary sections.

Cine-Teatro Avenida

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Avenida General Humberto Delgado
6000-081, Castelo Branco

Castelo Branco

Space that, having being abandoned for some time, suffered remodelling works and has culturally reborn to the city.

Centro de Interpretação Ambiental de Castelo Branco

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Rua da Bela Vista
6000-458, Castelo Branco

Castelo Branco
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