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Roadman’s House

 

The Roadman’s House, restored by Regional Government of the Azores, once had the purpose to store maintenance and cleaning equipment, to preserve roads and curbs, but also to provide shelter for workers during unexpected storms. It is currently available to the public as a support house, for the interpretation of the Caldeira do Faial, with an exhibition about its flora, fauna and geological characteristics and a Nature Park model with several trails and viewpoints.

 

Services

Permanent exhibition; Car park.

 

Opening time

01 JULY - 31 AUGUST

Monday to Saturday > 10h00 - 18h00

Closed: Sundays

 

The management entity reserves the right to close the establishment, according to the weather conditions.

 

Prices

Free entry

 

Contacts

Address: Estrada da Caldeira s/n, 9900 Horta

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Telephone: (+351) 292 207 382

 

Getting there

Leaving from the Largo Duque D'Ávila e Bolama (square), in the centre of Horta city, in front of the City Hall, head north to the Flamengos parish and follow the signs with the “Caldeira” indication. About 3 km from Caldeira, you will find the House by your right, on a curve.

 

GPS Coordinates 
38o34'16,791'' N | 28o41'32,31'' W