Museu Regional de Arqueologia Dom Diogo de Sousa

Created in 1918, it was, for some time, lodged at the ancient Bishop’s Palace, where he left from in the 80’s. Its collection is mostly archaeological, from the Palaeolithic till the Middle Ages. It is oriented, mostly, to the preservation and divulgation of the roman city (Bracara Augusta) remains.


Rua dos Bombeiros Voluntários


  • 3.00€
  • Difficult external parking
  • Museums
  • Library, Guided tours, Bar/snack-bar, Educational services, accessibility

    opening hours


  • monday: 09:30-18:00
  • tuesday: 09:30-18:00
  • wednesday: 09:30-18:00
  • thursday: 09:30-18:00
  • friday: 09:30-18:00
  • saturday: 09:30-18:00
  • sunday: 09:30-18:00
  • holiday: 09:30-18:00

  • Winter

  • monday: 09:30-17:30
  • tuesday: 09:30-17:30
  • wednesday: 09:30-17:30
  • thursday: 09:30-17:30
  • friday: 09:30-17:30
  • saturday: 09:30-17:30
  • sunday: 09:30-17:30
  • holiday: 09:30-17:30

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