Museu Municipal de Portalegre

Museum opened in 1918 and located in a 16TH-century noble home, located next to the Cathedral. After restoration, it reopened in 2012. The museological and museographic program highlights include the collection of religious art and of stoneware. In the temporary exhibition room is a painting exhibition patent about Portalegre with works by contemporary Portuguese painters, such as Manuel d ' Assumpção, John Tavares, Arsenic of resurrection, Welcome dinner, Abel Santos and Miguel Barrias, among others.


Rua José Maria da Rosa


  • 1.80€
  • Difficult external parking
  • Museums

    opening hours

  • monday: 09:30-12:30, 14:00-18:00
  • wednesday: 09:30-12:30, 14:00-18:00
  • thursday: 09:30-12:30, 14:00-18:00
  • friday: 09:30-12:30, 14:00-18:00
  • saturday: 09:30-12:30, 14:00-18:00
  • sunday: 09:30-12:30, 14:00-18:00
  • holiday: 09:30-12:30, 14:00-18:00

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