Núcleo Museológico da Casa de Tormes

The House of Tormes is an important Museological Nucleus referring to the life and work of the writer Eça de Queiroz, since it houses all the estate that belonged to him. In addition to contributing to the preservation and dissemination of the memory of one of the greatest masters of the Portuguese language and literature and of his work, recognized nationally and internationally, this Foundation intends, above all, to make available its heritage for the cultural and formative elevation of the Portuguese in general , and of the young generations in particular.


Caminho Particular de Tormes - Quinta de Tormes
4640-424,Santa Cruz do Douro


  • Private parking
  • Museums
  • Documentation center, Lodging, Educational services, Guided tours

    opening hours

  • tuesday: 09:30-12:30, 14:30-16:30
  • wednesday: 09:30-12:30, 14:30-16:30
  • thursday: 09:30-12:30, 14:30-16:30
  • friday: 09:30-12:30, 14:30-16:30
  • saturday: 09:30-12:30, 14:30-16:30
  • sunday: 09:30-12:30, 14:30-16:30

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