Paderne Castle

Paderne Castle

The Castle of Paderne sits in a dominant position on a hill next to the Quarteira River. It can be seen by passing motorists on the A22. It was built in the late 11th to early 12th centuries by Arabs and considered one of the best examples of Arab military architecture in the Iberian peninsula.
museu Faro Municipal Museum

Municipal Museum of Faro

The Faro Municipal Museum was established in 1894. It resides in a 16th century building of the former Convent of Our Lady of the Assumption. A collection of 17th and 19th century artwork from Portuguese, Itali...
Monumentos Megatilicos Alcalar

Monumental Megaliths of Alcalar

Alcalar is an area rich in many types of funerary temples and tombs. A set of 18 tombs grouped into multiple cores and with a great architectural diversity are located between the northern estuary of Alvor ...