The Museum of Traditional Arts opened in October 2008. The main objective is the preservation of traditional arts which are typical of the Capeverdean over the years, as well the investment in research and divulgation. The Museum features a permanent exhibit in which the different phases of the art of weaving stand out. There is a space for temporary exhibitions and an artist’s studio where the visitors can observe the weaving activity.

Working hours: Monday to Friday from 9:00 – 12:30 a.m. and from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. Entrance fee: All visitors pay a symbolic entrance free of 100$00 (1 euro), except for children, senior citizens, students, visiting delegations (when duly authorized in advance).