• Project | Musical Audition – Orchestrophone


    Nature: musical commented audition in Portuguese

    Description: musical hearing commented on Orchestrophone’s musics with repertoire of bawl dance (19th and 20th century dance), repertoire of ambient music (openings, costumes, arias, French, English and American musical theater songs, chansonettes from cabarets and Vaudeville) and repertoire of thematic music (hymns, military marches and patriotic songs).

  • We inform that after the maintenance and structural consolidation of the Quinta das Cruzes, the Museum reopens to the public on Tuesday, 23rd August in its normal opening hours (from 10:00am to 12:30pm and from 14:00pm to 17:30pm).

  • Museum Bulletins – new editions
    The no. 5 of the Museum Bulletin and the no. 2 of the Children’s Bulletin are now available for download. These Bulletins were presented during the commemorations of the International Museum Day.
  • European Night of Museums 2011

    The Quinta das Cruzes Museum commemorated once again the European Night of Museums (May 14) and the International Museum Day (May 18), whose theme was Museums and Memory: objects tell their story.
    Overall, in these two days, plus the extension of educational activities on 19 and 20 May, we had a total of 950 visitors who participated in the organized activities, outstanding among them an increasing share of young audiences.

  • 13th of May, 2011, 21h – Quinta das Cruzes Museum

    Francesco Luciani invites you to his classical guitar concert, Guitar with History – Ancient Music.
  • Plastic expression ateliers (16th of May 2008)

    Between the 16th and 18th of May the Quinta das Cruzes Museum had many activities related with the commemorations of the Night of the Museums and International Museum Day.

  • The MAIOS and spring in the Portuguese Jewellery

    The exhibition The Maios and spring in the Portuguese Jewellery aims to establish the confrontation between traditional Madeiran May Necklaces and jewelry pieces from the collection of the Quinta das Cruzes Museum, where the flower is a structuring element.

  • European Night of Museums 2011

    At the end of the night we had a draw and the winners will receive products from our shop. See the result.

  • Exhibition "Masterpieces of Madeira"
    The Quinta das Cruzes Museum is present in the temporary exhibition "Obras de Referência dos Museus da Madeira" (Masterpieces in the Museums of Madeira) with thirty three pieces. The exhibition is open between April and December 2008, in the Museum of Sacred Art of Funchal.
  • No title – Landscape, Manuel Tavares

    On February 1st the Quinta das Cruzes Museum inaugurated the temporary exhibition “A Donation – Teresa e Altino Pinto Magalhães” which seeks to disseminate a series of 33 paintings included in the Museum estate, donated by General Altino Pinto Magalhães.