Torda is a village which is located 5 kms from the main road of Mapusa. The House of Goa museum is located in Torda. The visiting hours for this museum are from 10am to 7:30pm from Tuesday to Sunday. What you will get to see in this museum are extraordinary ship like building houses, a small but illuminating collection of materials explaining the unique design and intricacies of Goa’s traditional architecture. Inquire also about guided walks through the mangroves surrounding the village. The easiest way here is by autorickshaw from Panaji, which would not cost you more than Rs 70.