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Museu Scrimshaw, Horta

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  • Lovely food, especially the desserts. Well frequented by locals and visitors. Peter's gin works very well although had to try two just to make sure!  more »
  • Museum houses several glass cases of intricate carvings and engravings on mainly whale teeth but has a few other interesting bits. A whales jaw bone, various tusks and some history information. Well w...  more »
  • After his 1885 arrival in the port of Horta, Faial, on the first solo circumnavigation, Joshua Slocum wrote, "Islanders are always the kindest people in the world, and I met none anywhere kinder than ...  more »
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  • My mum and I visited here on a rainy day and enjoyed a fantastic and informative tour from Sonia. Amazing collection of scrimshaw - a must see museum on Faial island.

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