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The Taipa Houses Museum

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Address: Avenida da Praia, Macau, China
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Phone Number: 853-28827103
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a place for people to relax

This place is very peaceful, with the Portugal style, I found this place very nice because not many locals would go there, also visitors would not go there since it was not a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
WAN J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is very peaceful, with the Portugal style, I found this place very nice because not many locals would go there, also visitors would not go there since it was not a tourist attraction. When I was young, my mother took me there, at that time there were swans in the pond, and i enjoyed to feed them with... More 

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Thank WAN J
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After eating and drinking with my dear friend ,walk to The Taipa Houses Museum slowly, the environment is very quiet, through the Church of Our Lady, a similar style and characteristics of small buildings scattered patchwork Front, the back is a lake, it should be formed after the reclamation of the bar, the whole is like a big garden. Here... More 

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Thank Oy Mei L
Macau, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Taipa Houses Museum is the museum to show the life and style in Macau before. These Portuguese buildings build in many years ago by the government of Portugal, So you can imagine the people’s life in Portuguese colonial period. They have very high historical value and very worth seeing. These five buildings have different themes, you can visit them... More 

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Thank Kelvin0A0
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have discovered this museum accidentally. The museum has caught me by the color of its exterior wall which is in blue and white and it is totally Portuguese style. After paying for the ticket, I go in and found that the museum actually is the house that the Portuguese use in the pass. The museum show that what is... More 

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Thank Max M
Macau, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to the place once a year to visit once, but each time to see the appearance of a very clean, pink powder yellow pink and so on the exterior color is pleasing to the eye, and I am close to the New Year every spring time to go , So in addition to see the appearance of also... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the famous museum in Taipa because we have been ruled by Portugal, therefore when they left and back to Portugal, they do not destroy their own building and left it down to us. These houses are the buildings they left for us, and we used it for the museum and introduce the Portuguese lifestyle, there are five houses... More 

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Thank Herman C
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was nothing special than five different types of houses with few exhibits in each of them. When I went to this place, 3 out of 5 houses were closed for renovation and re-arrangement of the exhibits. In one house, there was a good exhibit of ancient life style of people living in Taipa houses. But in the other house,... More 

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Thank parmarpritish
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I very like to go there, because we can see the beautiful buildings, and in the museum buildings, we will see the Portuguese who lived in the house at last century, there showed us with the life pattern, and also have some furnitures. The next building, we will see some informations about many years ago the Portuguese, there totally have... More 

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Thank lam k
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here for taking my elder sister’s wedding photos with some brothers and sisters on her big day. These architectures were really attractive for people to take photos. When I entered the museum, the furniture and antiques were displayed in front of my eyes. I thought the previous residents of these museums were enjoyable to live here. I... More 

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Thank Ivy W
Macau, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole area includes the Longhuan Portuguese rhyme residential museum, Jiajiao church, Taipa Library, Taipa municipal gardens and the Cross Garden. In front of the museum is a mangrove wetlands, you can watch the black-faced spoonbill, egrets, gray herons, kingfishers and mandarin ducks and other birds. All buildings are light green walls, giving a very fresh feeling, in front of... More 

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