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Casa Das Historias - Paula Rego

Avenida da Republica 300, Cascais 2750-475, Portugal
+351 21 482 6970
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Interesting building

Exhibition based on an English documentary of the life and work of Paula Rego, Portuguese artist... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pepsimaxrock
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North East England
Educational

I enjoy visiting every few months . Great art pieces . Calm atmosphere . Helpful personel . Great... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
426zein
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Lisbon District, Portugal
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“great art” (4 reviews)
“her son” (3 reviews)
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Avenida da Republica 300, Cascais 2750-475, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exhibition based on an English documentary of the life and work of Paula Rego, Portuguese artist based in UK. Its worth a visit if you are in Cascais, not worth a detour, some interesting works, especially those in support of Choice for women and about...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I enjoy visiting every few months . Great art pieces . Calm atmosphere . Helpful personel . Great cafe / resturant . Quality small bookshop / souvenirshop . Fantastic events with authers & actors .

Thank 426zein
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We weren't familiar with Paula Rego's work, but were amazed at the breadth of her career's artworks. She was forthright in delving into important issues, her own and those of the society she lived in. The buildings are attractive, the sequence of rooms is well-planned....More

Thank TravellerDon
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Very impressed with the collection of paintings. Also the building worth a visit to see this Souto de Moura project.

Thank pasv67
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Was not familiar with Paula Rego's work before visiting, but so enjoyed this gallery, seeing her art, and learning about her life. Definitely worth a visit if you're in Cascais.

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 24 July 2017

A worklife of Paula Rego. Impressing and worth a vist! Fantastic arrangement of different aspekts of the artits life and creative power with the ups and downs of her life.

Thank Jochen C
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Most people head to the beach in Cascais and bypass this gem of a museum, devoted to the work of Paula Rego, Portugal's greatest living artist (but based in UK). The architect is the great Souto de Moura, winner of the Prizker prize, who has...More

Thank tunai
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This was not far from our hotel, so we found it fairly easily. Ignore the negative reviews which are mostly from a few years ago. The building is fabulous to look at and well laid out inside. Of course, you have to like Paula Rego's...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I found this museum different to others I have visited . She was a very unusual person & there is lots to read about her . Every picture has a story written by them . She is very truthful and straight to the point about...More

Thank rodCork
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Even if you are not a great art lover, wander up to the museum area and enjoy this modern terra-cotta building - great to photograph. The art takes you through all of her artistic phases some you will like more than others but at 3...More

Thank Kaytie66
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