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.



Permanent exhibition; Car park.


Opening time


Monday to Saturday > 10h00 - 18h00

Closed: Sundays


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



Free entry



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