Museu de Arte Contemporânea - Fortaleza de Santiago

This museum owns a vast collection of contemporary Portuguese art since the 1960s until now, being its initial nucleus the goods of the Plastic Arts Prize of the City of Funchal, an initiative carried out in 1966 and 1967.


Rua do Portão de São Tiago


  • 2.50€
  • Private parking
  • Museums
  • Outdoor areas, Library, Bar/snack-bar, Guided tours, Shop/ Store, Educational services, accessibility, Restaurant

    opening hours


  • monday: 10:00-12:30
  • tuesday: 14:00-17:30
  • thursday: 14:00-17:30
  • wednesday: 10:00-12:30
  • friday: 10:00-12:30
  • saturday: 14:00-17:30

  • Inverno

  • monday: 14:00-17:30
  • tuesday: 10:00-12:30
  • thursday: 10:00-12:30
  • wednesday: 14:00-17:30
  • friday: 14:00-17:30
  • saturday: 10:00-12:30

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