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Miguel de Unamuno House Museum

Miguel de Unamuno House Museum

The Miguel de Unamuno House Museum, in the heart of the old Puerto de Cabras, commemorates the passage of the famous writer through Fuerteventura. It is a house from the 19th century which, in other times, served as a guesthouse under the name of Hotel Fuerteventura.

The Miguel de Unamuno House Museum, in the heart of the old Puerto de Cabras, commemorates the passage of the famous writer through Fuerteventura. It is a house from the 19th century which, in other times, served as a guesthouse under the name of Hotel Fuerteventura. The first owner of which was Juana Ocampo y Manrique, from Tetir. From there came some of the first settlers of Puerto de Cabras, encouraged by an increase in the trade of salsola or saltwort, and some Europeans such as Diego Miller, responsible for the first urban layout of the town.

The building recreates a home from the nineteen twenties, a house similar to that which Unamuno occupied between March and July of 1924. Period furniture such as the desk given to him by his Fuerteventuran friend Ramón Castañeyra Schamann and upon which he could have written some sonnets from his exile diary De Fuerteventura a París (From Fuerteventura to Paris) or a rocking chair in which he sat to read the press which, days late, would arrive in Fuerteventura and through which he followed the political situation on the Peninsula at that time.

Opening Hours : From Monday to Friday from 09.00 to 13.00 and 17:00 to 19:00

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Starts Friday February 15th 2019 09:00
Ends Friday February 15th 2019 13:00
Categories Museums,Puerto del Rosario

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Upcoming Fuerteventura Events

Friday February 22nd 2019 15:30 - Saturday February 23rd 2019 20:00

The 2019 Caleta de Fuste carnival takes place during February in Caleta de Fuste,Fuerteventura.-DATES TO BE CONFIRMED

Friday February 22nd 2019 17:00 -20:30

The El Cotillo Artisan Market (Mercadillo Artesanal en El Cotillo)nis held every Friday evening between 17:00 and 20:00 in the small square in El Cotillo,Fuerteventura.

Saturday February 23rd 2019 08:00 -14:00

The Puerto del Rosario Agricultural Market is held every Saturday between 08:00 and 14:00 above the bus station in Puerto del Rosario, Fuerteventura.

Saturday February 23rd 2019 09:00 -16:30

Lajares Craft Market (Mercado Artesanal de Lajares) is held every Saturday between 10:00 and 16:00 in the small square in Plaza de Los Lajares, Lajares, Fuerteventura.

Saturday February 23rd 2019 09:00 -14:00

Caleta de Fuste Street Market is held every Tuesday and Saturday between 09:00 and 14:00 next to the bus station in Caleta de Fuste,Fuerteventura.

Saturday February 23rd 2019 09:00 - Friday March 1st 2019 23:00

The 2019 Puerto del Rosario Carnival takes place between February 16th and March 10th in Puerto del Rosario,Fuerteventura.

This years carnival theme is videogames (Los Videojuegos)

The public holiday in the municipality of Puerto del Rosario is on Tuesday, March 5th.

Additional information will be added as it becomes available.

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