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Madeira Farmers Market – Mercado dos Lavradores – Funchal

The farmers market is located in the center of Funchal and was built in the 30s. With design authoring Edmundo Tavares is one of the most important testimonies of the new state of architecture in the city.

The decorate the main entrance and also inside, are various stoneware tile panels batisttini maria of Portugal, dated 1940, painted with regional themes by john roberts and produced in the factory ware Sacavém.

Madeira Farmers Market

In your space organized into small “squares”, “broad”, “streets” and “stairways”, they sell products of all kinds, mixed colors, sounds, smells and different people.

The farmers‘ market is known for the flowers, the traditional stalls showing all agricultural products typical of wood, bananas to various types of passion fruit, going through dozens of vegetable species and the aromatic herbs.

Downstairs are for sale fish and meat, on the first floor, are tropical fruits, vegetables and spices. In addition to these products, the market has a great rooftop terrace with comfortable rattan chairs.

Very pleasant and suitable to drink anything before or after shopping or a simple visit to the market.

Address: Broad of farmers, 9060 – 158 Funchal

Hours: Monday to Thursday from 08:00 to 19:00,

Friday from 07:00 to 20:00,

Saturday from 07:00 to 14:00.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

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