Civic and Cultural Centre of Santa Clara - The Memories of João Carlos Abreu
Situated right on top of the Calçada do Pico, not too far from St. Pedro Church, the Civic and Cultural Center of Santa Clara - Universe of Memories João Carlos Abreu is named after the former Regional Secretary of Tourism and Culture who is a great enthusiast and promoter of Culture in Madeira.
The exhibition features a wide variety of decorative arts from several continents. These objects were collected while João Carlos Abreu was in office and during his many trips and experiences around the European capitals where he traveled.
On exhibit are the Library, the Red Room, the Purple Room, the Dining Room, a Travel Room, the Kitchen, the Hall of Horses, the Oratory, the Hall of Stage Jewels, the Green Room, the Beige Room, the Neckties Room and the Sitting-Room. The museum provides educational services, a Tea House and an auditorium.