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Barns full of royal coaches

Lots of coaches to see but since the man has to open and shut each barn, he kind of hurries you... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Chileice
,
London, ON
Considerable collection

This museum has approximately 70 horse-drawn carriages of different types on display, a few of a... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Fernando P
,
Lagos, Portugal
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Paco Ducal | Nucleo de Vila Vicosa, Vila Vicosa 7150-000, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Lots of coaches to see but since the man has to open and shut each barn, he kind of hurries you along which is not the most pleasant. Nevertheless, it was worth the visit.

Thank Chileice
Reviewed 23 November 2017

This museum has approximately 70 horse-drawn carriages of different types on display, a few of a more "regal" nature but most of them of common day-to-day use.

Thank Fernando P
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The place is more interesting to expose "coches" than a museum because they are in the stables. The collection is large, well cared for and has pieces that do not exist in the Museu dos coches in Lisbon

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Coaches, laundaus, calleches and all sorts of horse drawn vehicles in perfect condition, despite the age, from 100 to ...400 years old. Amazing display in a very special place.

Thank Lambda75
Reviewed 23 June 2016

WIth nearly 80 different types of Coaches and even a couple of man carried sedan chairs, this museum is fascinating. It shows the evolution of transport from the Middle Ages to just before the T model For and other vehicles run by engines. The beauty...More

Thank Rosemary P
Reviewed 25 January 2016

this is a place that everybody must visit. It is a place where you can find a lot of history about the transportation in the past.

Thank MGuimaraes150
Reviewed 1 December 2015

I am a horse person and a carriage collector and driver. The tour is only in Portuguese and there is NO signage. Purchasing the carriage directory is a must. Thankfully because of my knowledge of carriages, I was able to give my husband a 'tour'...More

Thank Claudia N
Reviewed 3 November 2015

This visit was a good surprise, I and my wife weren´t expecting to enjoy it so much. There many different types of cars, each associated to an event, costume or story. The guide explained everything very well.

Thank LeonelSimoes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This is a warehouse full of old carriages (many of them royal) that cannot fit in the Lisbon Carriage museum. There are over 50 carriages in this place which is open to the public. It is s must to see after visiting the Ducak/Royal Palace...More

Thank Joao R
Reviewed 2 February 2015

As with the tour of the palace there are no English speaking tour guides available but there is an excellent range of carriages to view but a translator would make the visit excellent. As this is a tourist attraction

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