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Castelo Branco Museum/Gallery

This small museum is housed in the old Paço Episcopal (Episcopal Palace). In addition to the usual Roman artifacts and odd pieces of furniture, the collection contains some fine examples of the traditional bordado (embroidery) for which Castelo Branco is well-known. Adjacent to the museum is a workshop where embroidered bedspreads in traditional patterns are made and sold.


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Rua Dr. Alfredo Mota
Castelo Branco, Castelo Branco  6000-773, Portugal


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