Museums and Galleries

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  • Museu de Portimao

    Portimao’s award-winning museum opened in 2008 and is a good place to come to learn more of what life would have been like for those who lived in the locality throughout the ages.  The site was once a fish canning factory, and the main focus is...

    Portimão
    Industrial Museums and Galleries
  • Casa Museu Dr. Anastácio Gonçalves

    This museum located in central Lisbon district of Saldanha is named after its one time owner, the eminent ophthalmologist and art collector Doctor Anastácio Gonçalves (1888-1965). The house is known as the Casa Malhao as it was the home and...

    Lisbon
    Museums and Galleries Palaces and Historic Houses
  • Biscainhos Museum - Braga

    Located in a 16th century manor house, the museum has a permanent collection of furniture, ceramics, glass and clocks displayed in situ to recreate the decor of an 18th century manor house

    Braga
    Museums and Galleries
  • Museu de Arqueologia e Etnografia, Setubal

    A short wander north from the harbour, Setúbal's Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography (Museu de Arqueologia e Etnografia) is located on the busy Avenida Luisa Todi thoroughfare.

    The museums archaeological displays are focussed around the...

    Setúbal
    Museums and Galleries
  • Calouste Gulbenkian Museum - Lisbon

    World famous museum with collections of Oriental, European and Classical Art. Regular exhibitions

    Lisbon
    Museums and Galleries
  • Alfândega Régia - Vila do Conde

    Vila do Conde has been one of Portugal's foremost ship-building ports since the 1200s, when a powerful navy was arguably even more important than it is today. This heritage eventually led to Portuguese sailors making some of the most important...

    Vila do Conde
    Industrial Museums and Galleries
  • Lagos Slave Market - Mercado de Escravos

    This unassuming building in Praca do Infante Dom Henrique has a tragic history.  This building, (Mercado de Escravos) is widely believed to have been the first slave market in Europe.

    In 1444 Prince...

    Lagos
    Museums and Galleries Palaces and Historic Houses
  • Centro Cultural de Belem

    Referred to simply as the CCB, this beautifully designed Centro Cultural de Belem was originally built to serve as headquarter for the Portuguese Presidency of the EU in 1992. It now provides over 100,000 square metres...

    Belem
    Museums and Galleries
  • Museu José Malhoa - Caldas Rianha

    The Museu de José Malhoa (José Malhoa Museum) is situated in the grounds of the beautifully landscaped Parque Dom Carlos I. As the name suggests it is home to the largest collection of Caldas da Rainha born painter, José Malhoa.

    José Vital...

    Caldas da Rainha
    Museums and Galleries
  • Casa de José Régio

    The modernist poet and writer José Régio was born and died in Vila do Conde, despite spending most of his life elsewhere in Portugal. Much of his works focused on the conflict between man and God, and between the individual and society. He was...

    Vila do Conde
    Museums and Galleries Palaces and Historic Houses

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