There's a vast selection of exhibits and displays of appeal in one of the nearby museums or art galleries in Algarve
Cerro da Vila Museum and Archaeological Site The Romans knew the present-day Vilamoura area as Cerro da Vila and, on a site next to the marina, you can trace the remains of a villa, public baths, necropolis, port and other areas. The finds from here can be seen inside the ad..
Museu Municipal de Arqueologia de Albufeira Set in the former town hall, this small modern exhibition of Albufeira's past includes 5,000-year-old menhirs (standing stones), Roman capitals and mosaics, Visigothic tombs and medieval church fragments.
Museu Municipal de Lagos - Dr. José Formosinho This extraordinary jackdaw's nest includes prehistoric menhirs and Roman mosaics, pickled freak animal foetuses, exotic weaponry from Portugal's ex-colonies and a host of local folklore items