Espaço Memória e Fronteira de Melgaço

This space addresses the themes of smuggling and emigration, two social phenomena that have marked the region's recent history. The aim is to remember the clandestine and dangerous life of many men and women from Melgaço.




  • Museums

    opening hours

  • tuesday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • wednesday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • thursday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • friday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • saturday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • sunday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • holiday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00

Cultural Centers near Espaço Memória e Fronteira de Melgaço

Museu do Cinema de Melgaço - Jean Loup Passek

Museum located in the historic area of Melgaço, in the former police building. Here you can admire thousands of posters and photographs, silent film time machi…

Núcleo Museológico da Torre de Menagem de Melgaço

Tower classified as a National Monument. Inside, it houses an exhibition with the aim of showcasing the architectural and archaeological heritage and the histo…

Núcleo Museológico de Castro Laboreiro

A museum located where there used to be the old Caravelos Chocolate Factory and in a close by typical house. It aims to preserve and divulge the local culture.…

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