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This page includes a collection of on-line museums and other World Wide Web services
connected with museums in Portugal.
Também em português.
Museus Portugal : Database about 718 Portuguese museums; You can search by
several topics: name, collections, location and services.

Portugal
Instituto Português de Museus (IPM). List of 29 museums.
Projecto GEIRA Development of jobs of multiaverage information on the heritage of the
north of Portugal. List of 54 museums.
1. Aero Fénix - Museu de Aeronaves Históricas Almargem do Bispo.
Museum of the Aeronautical Heritage.
2. Museu dos Transportes e Comunicações Porto
Transports and Communications Museum.
3. Casa de Mateus Vila Real
This house is considered one of most representative of the Baroque one in the North of
Portugal and most characteristic of the Europe.
4. Casa Museu Abel Salazar Porto.
Art Museum.
5. Casa Museu de CamiloVila Nova de Famalicão.
Camilo Castelo Branco House.
6. Casa Museu Manuel Ribeiro de Pavia Pavia.
Art Museum.
7. Centro Ciência Viva do Algarve Faro.
Alive Science Center.

9. Art Museum. Presentation of the National Palace of the Aid. visits of the spaces and temporary displays. 26. Museu das Transmissões Lisboa. Museu Arqueológico de São Miguel de Odrinhas Sintra. Museu das Rendas Vila do Conde. 21. Mamoa de Lamas Braga. Casa-Museu Atelier Anjos Teixeira Sintra. Wax museum of the Fátima miracle. Spreading and study of the workmanship of painters Arpad Szenes and Vieira da Silva. 10. Museu Abade de Pedrosa Santo Tirso. . Museu Automóvel do Caramulo Caramulo. Archaeological Museum. Bilros crochet Museum. Archaeological Museum. Archaeological Museum. Museu Alberto Sampaio Guimarães. Textile museum of Industry. Museu de Cera de Fátima Fátima. 13. Automobiles collections Museum. 19. 15. Museu Virtual da Informática Virtual museum of Computer science. 22. Art Museum. 12. Museum of modern history of the theory and the practical one of the power.8. Museu da Indústria Têxtil Lisboa. Museu de Arte Moderna Sintra. 20. alicão. 24. Art Museum. Palácio Nacional da Ajuda Lisboa. Megalitic Monument. Museu da Estratégia Moderna Lisboa. Museu da Região Flaviense Chaves. 17. 14. Museu Agrícola de Fermentões Agriculture Museum. Museu da CP Chaves.Vieira da Silva Lisboa. Fundação Arpad Szenes . Epigraphic Museum. Art Museum. 25. Museum of the military communications. 11. 18. 16. Museu da Sociedade Martins Sarmento Guimarães. 27. Railway Museum. Museu Leal da Câmara Sintra. 23.

Museum of Archaeology and Numismatics. Sacra Art Museum. Museu de Marinha Lisboa. Ethnographical and Anthropological Museum of the Maritime Community. Museu do Mosteiro de Tibães Braga. Ethnographical Museum of Algarve Suit. 46. Museu Municipal Armindo Teixeira Lopes Mirandela. Musical Instruments Museum. Museu de Olaria Barcelos. Art Museum. Museu do Brinquedo de Sintra Sintra. 30. Museu Hidroeléctrico de Sta Rita Fafe. 39. Museu do Bombeiro Vila do Conde. Art Museum. Museu de Vila Real Vila Real. Museu do Bombeiro Voluntário Manuel Valdés Sobral Viana do Castelo. Art Museum. Electric Energy Museum. Portuguese Firemen Museum. 47. Pottery Museum. 35. Museu do Abade de Baçal Bragança. Portuguese Emigrants Museum. Science Museum. 41. Benedictine Monastery. 38. 48. Museu de Ciência da Universidade de Lisboa Lisboa. Art. . Museu Histórico Português Califórnia. Toys Museum. 29. 43. Museu do Ferro e da Região de Moncorvo Moncorvo. 36. 42. Museu de Lamego Lamego. Military Aviation and Civil Portuguese Museum. Museu dos Cordofones Braga. Brás de Aportel. 33. Museu Municipal Amadeo de Sousa Cardoso Amarante. 31. Museu Etnográfico do Trajo Algarvio S. Portuguese Maritime Museum. Archaeology and Ethnographical Museum. Museu de Vilarinho da Furnas Vilarinho das Furnas. 34. 45. 32. 37. Mining Museum. Museu do Ar Alverca. Portuguese Firemen Museum. 44. Museu do Tesouro da Sé Braga. Ethnographical Museum. Museu de Etnografia e História Povoa do Varzim.28. 40.

Museum with a vast collection of Sacra Art. 52. Archaeological Museum. Museu Municipal de Viana do Castelo Viana do Castelo. Museu Regional de Paredes de Coura Paredes de Coura. 62. Museu Municipal de Paços de Ferreira Paços de Ferreira. 61. Medieval Military Castle. Artistic. 69. Pedro da Palhaça Palhaça. Archaeological Museum. Archaeological Museum. Automobiles Collections Museum. . 67. 18 th century. Regional Museum.20 th century and other types of Porcelain and Goldsmithery. 58. 51. Museu Municipal do Funchal Ilha da Madeira. Museu Terra de Miranda Miranda do Douro. 60. Sala-Museu Municipal de Arqueologia de Mogadouro Mogadouro. 53. Ceramics of 17 th century. Museu Municipal de Esposende Esposende. Library of public access. 64. Museu Vivo da Comutação Manual Vila do Conde. Regional Museum. Museu da Ciência e Indústria Porto. Museu Municipal de Portalegre Portalegre. archaeological and Ethnographical Museum. 66. 19 th . Bibliographical Estates and Ethnographical surveys. Museu Municipal de Vila Flor Vila Flor. Sericiculture Project in Trás-os-Montes. Furniture Museum. Art Museum.49. Telecommunications Museum. Museu Municipal de Baião Baião. 68. 65. Museu da Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade do Porto Porto. Regional Museum. Painting. Paços da Seda Macedo de Cavaleiros. 56. 63. Museu Municipal de Vale de Cambra Macieira de Cambra. Museu Nogueira da Silva Braga. Museu Militar Lisboa. Industry Museum. 59. Military Museum. Ceramic and Furniture Museum. 50. 55. Museu Virtual da Imprensa Virtual Press Museum. Agricultural and Fishes Museum of Esposende. 54. Núcleo Museológico do Lindoso Lindoso. Art Museum. 57. Museu S. regional historical Archive. Museu Regional do Automóvel Fafe. Furniture.

The permanent exhibition. Museu Lusitania Seguros Museum of the insurance company Lusitania 84. Museu de Física da Universidade de Coimbra . 75. Agriculture Museum. which equipped one of the most complete Cabinets for the experimental study of Physics. Casa Museu José Régio Vila do Conde José Régio House 80. Portuguese Historical Museum. this collection of instruments is among the most notable and rare in the world. Porto Occupying an industrial building in Massarelos. armatures and combining components. Museu Municipal Dr. where the former thermo-electric central was installed. Lisboa Archaeological Museum 86. Museu da Ribeira Grande S. Miguel Açores Archaeological Museum. The instruments from the eighteenth century. Bragança Railway Museum. It also comprises collections of written documents as well as graphic and iconographic materials. Thanks to its unique characteristics. are .70. Santos Rocha Figueira da Foz. Museu da CP. Museu do Carro Eléctrico . Archaeological Museum. Museu Arqueológico do Carmo . Paço dos Duques de Bragança Guimarães Historical Museum 79. 72. 74. 83. Museu Republica e Resistência Lisboa. Casa Museu do Assento Felgueiras. 5 tramcars’ trailers and 2 backup cars used for maintenance work as well as several components – engines. preserve. Loures Objects stolen of public colection 82. 85. Fafe Press Museum 81. Coimbra Nowadays this Museum houses an unrivalled collection of scientific and didactic instruments from the 18th and 19th centuries. the museum’s principal aim is to study. Museum of the Discoveries and Art. Agriculture Museum. 73. Museu Nacional de Polícia e Ciencias Criminais . Museu de Ciência à Mesa Lisboa Gastronomy Museum 77. Museu da Imprensa. which can be found in the so called central wing comprises a collection of 16 tramcars. 71. Museu de Angra do Heroísmo Angra do Heroísmo. communicate and exhibit for the public benefit. The patrimony consists exclusively of instruments used in the Physics Cabinet of the University of Coimbra since its origin in 1772. 76. Museu Militar Porto Military Museum 78. Museu Agrícola de Entre Douro e Minho Vairão.

This is a museum about the woollen manufacture with all the stages of manufacture described in detail. in turn. 92. 98.Estação Litoral da Aguda . 100. 97. Fundação de Serralves . Museu Escolar Oliveira Lopes Museum about the history of teaching in Oliveira Lopes's school . António Cupertino de Miranda . Lisboa Oriental and classical art. Museu da Água . 96. Fundação Dr. Museu do trabalho Michel Giacometti . 99. electric central and others historical sites. jewellery and paniting. Porto Modern art museum. archaeology and mining. European art since the XI century to XX century 94. 89. the fishes. ELA . 95. Aldeia do Museu de José Franco . Coimbra Art collections related with sacred art.nowadays considered true art pieces. Vila Nova de Cerveira This is a museum about Minho's river. Rede de Museus de Loures Site with 3 museums in Loures. Porto Foundation that has the museum of fiduciary paper and all that is related with paper currency. 93. Museu da Vista Alegre This museum is about the beautiful porcelain made in Portugal since the beginning of the XIX century. the fisherman (Portuguese and Spanish). 88. Arouca Museum of sacred art in the monastery of Saint Marie of Arouca. Museu de Arte Sacra de Arouca . The instruments from the nineteenth century. information about the aqueduct. Museu do Instituto geológico e Mineiro this museum of the mining and geological institute has an important collection about palaeontology. district of Aveiro. with fine quality and beautiful stile. Aquamuseu do rio Minho . .Sobreiro The museum is a reproduction of a village at Mafra in the beginning of the century. Covilhã Museum of wollen manufacture. It has an aquarium and an exposition of fishing Portuguese objects. Lisboa Lisbon's water company has created a museum of the Lisbon's water supping system. are well representative of the evolution of Experimental Physics along that century. 101. ceramics. it has fotographs and expositions concerning the environment surrounding the river. Aguda Museum of the art of fishing. Museu Calouste Gulbenkian . Museu Nacional Machado de Castro . 90. It describes all that is related with the supply of the water in the city. 91. This is a well known porcelain all over the world. Museu de Lanifícios da Universidade da Beira Interior . 87. Setubal This is a museum about the canner food industry in Portugal.

It has also an important work collection of our last xylographer. 115 – Museu Nacional do Teatro . 104.102.Lisboa Archaeology collection 110 – Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga – Lisboa It has 7 main collections: Paint. Anastácio Gonçalves – Lisboa Dr. 106 – Casa-Museu Dr. not only national. José Formosinho . Pottery. roman occupation. Porto Located in a XIX century building at Porto. jewellery and others subjects. Sculpture.Quinta da Macieirinha . 109 – Museu Nacional de Arqueologia. 105. and Furniture. 113 – Museu Nacional de Etnologia. 103. but also international. Porto Museum located in a building designed by Nicolau Nasoni and it has collections of sacred arte. Anastácio Gonçalves house 107 – Museu do Chiado – Lisboa Portuguese art 108 – Museu da Música – Lisboa Instrumental collections. 112 – Museu Nacional dos Coches – Lisboa Exceptional collection of royals cars from XVII to XIX centuries.Porto Soares dos Reis National Museum is the first public museum in Portugal. Museu Dr. 114 – Museu nacional Soares dos Reis. Draws. Is has several temporary ethnology shows. Museu Romântico . Visigotic and Islamic period and modern age. Technicals instruments. Textile. this museum is a reproduction of the elite's house in the XIX century in this city. Gold art. It was founded in 1833. Lagos Museum of the Lagos city with an exhibition about archaeology and sacred art. Graphics documents. Casa museu Guerra Junqueiro .Lisboa Ethnology National Museum has important cultural issues.Lisboa . Museu Municipal de Arqueologia . 111 – Museu Nacional do Azulejo – Lisboa It has 4 main collections: Glased Tile. Pottery.Albufeira Museum with collections about pre-history.

Is maintained by Alexandre Matos and Mário Brito. At present time it has around 300 000 pieces. This museum goal is to show Azores culture using a rich historical patrimony. 116 – Museu Nacional do Traje – Lisboa Officially was founded in 1982. 119 – Museu Carlos Machado – Ponta Delgada It replaces old Saint Andre Convent.Lisboa João de Deus museum Last update: 4/11/2002 This service is located in the Web Server of the Departamento de Ciências e Técnicas do Património da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto as part of the WWW Virtual Library museums pages. rich archaeology. who was first Ponta Delgada patron saint. objects and ideas. It is placed inside Monteiro-mor Palace that was built in XVIII century. 120 – Cappas Insectozoo . It is placed in the old Town Hall building. We can find in Cadaval museum some dinosaur fossil. Cadaval history and several old pictures. 121.Theatre National Museum was founded in 1979. Visitor can see several bugs.Museu Vivo de Insectos Sociais – Cuba Life museum. It has also about 120 000 photos. 118 – Museu da Electricidade – Lisboa Visitor can see several electricity engines. 117 – Museu Municipal do Cadaval– Cadaval It was founded in October 2002 and is the first museum in Cadaval. Museu João de Deus. There are about 300 costume pieces and about 120 000 photos. .