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Caravel Art Center

Open Now: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Great artwork, varied artistic styles, great enthusiasm.

Changing artists throughout the year. Great talent and also lots to buy in the shop. Some very... read more

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MoleyPembrokeshire
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Pembrokeshire
Great gallery- Caravel Art Centre

Great gallery, we stumbled upon it on New Year's day 2019 and were greeted with some madiera wine... read more

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Art Center provides a platform for exhibitions, realizes creative and charitable projects, provides educational services, technical equipment, dancing and musical evenings, organizes group and family routes for intelligent tourism. Art gallery and...more
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Rua Dom Carlos I 19 20 | Rua de Santa Maria, 60, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

Changing artists throughout the year. Great talent and also lots to buy in the shop. Some very unique styles.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MoleyPembrokeshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great gallery, we stumbled upon it on New Year's day 2019 and were greeted with some madiera wine. Lovey experience. And the attached gift shop is special too. Karen from Edinburgh, Scotland

Date of experience: January 2019
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SvetaPiterbest, General Manager at Caravel Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks Karen, it was a pleasure....hope to see you next year

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here whilst exploring the Rua de Santa Maria which is famous for its painted doors. The owner of the gallery is friendly and helpful. We enjoyed looking around his lovely shop and purchased a beautiful hand painted pebble of a pussycat. For...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Historybuff666
SvetaPiterbest, General Manager at Caravel Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks a lot....sure our Art cat in lovely family now...but if he needs sister or brother we are ready to send....Best wishes Art center Caravel

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the shop as saw it when walking along rua Santa Maria. Very nice souvenirs to take home. Service was pleasant. Recommend to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Road507885
SvetaPiterbest, General Manager at Caravel Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks a lot.....

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Wonderful art and paintings with 3D classes will blow you mind! Easy to find next to Teleférico! One of the best places in lovely Madeira and Funchal.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marii714
SvetaPiterbest, General Manager at Caravel Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thanks a lot for your visit, it was a pleasure to see you

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We bought a painting and found the service really kind and helpful. We received a certificate of authenticity and the artists bio. We had small kids with us, so they kindly packed and delivered to the hotel. The artwork is varied and there is something...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this centre/shop and immediately fell in love with the items on display most of which appears to have been made locally. Purchased 2 items where you would not be able to find elsewhere in the other run of the mill gift shops. Will...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KeithT530
SvetaPiterbest, General Manager at Caravel Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Great!!! We are always waiting for you.....thanks a lot for your warm opinion

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely shop with little arty farty things to look round. All hand crafted. Nice guys who own it. I bought a little painted tile😀

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank janemD943VA
SvetaPiterbest, Manager at Caravel Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thanks a lot, It's great to see such nice guests, come back again ... we still have a lot of treasure

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Loads of great products- very different to the many souvenir shops in Funchal. Could have spent a fortune in there! Bought a couple of handmade ceramic Christmas tree decorations and some postcards featuring the painted doors on the street outside. No pressure to buy anything.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Road16171726729
SvetaPiterbest, Manager at Caravel Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you very much for the warm feedback ... yes, indeed, we never force to buy something ... we just make a good selection

Reviewed 14 October 2018

An amazing shop full of all sorts of art work. Prices and styles to suit every taste.Fantastic atmosphere and no pressure to buy. I wish i had more money at the time to indulge, i could have brought home lots of beautiful treasures.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank viviennebown
SvetaPiterbest, General Manager at Caravel Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you very much for the warm feedback, we work every day to improve our product range. And it looks like we do it.

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