Museu de Electricidade - Casa da Luz, Funchal

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  • We popped into this inexpensive museum for a quick look round and were enthralled by the exhibits. Most of the signage is in Portugese which, if you don't speak it, leaves you with extra time for just...  more »
  • Housed in the former power station in central Funchal, the museum details the history of street lighting, electricity generation and distribution in Madeira since the end of the nineteenth century. Th...  more »
  • It is disappointing that all the labelling is in Portuguese only. The ground floor is devoted to the history of electricity in Madeira. As someone whose early career embraced the manufacture and insta...  more »
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  • Very nice museum, if you are interested in the history of electrification of Madeira. On the other hand, we missed detailed specs of generators, or some kind of presentation in empty control room. No guide, tiny leaflet only. There is also some kind of an art exhibition on the first floor.
  • Ideal for families. Information suitable for all ages. Nicely organized. Great personnel.
  • Great museum for those interested in an isolated electricity system. However there is limited English translations.
  • Very interesting
  • Interesting!
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