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Agriculture Museum of Fermentões – Community Museum

Rua N. Sra de Fátima   

4800-180 Fermentões – Guimarães

GPS: 41º27’30.48’’ N 8º18’46.18’’ W

Tel.: +351 253 557 453

E-mail: museu@cpfermentoes.com

Site: www.cpfermentoes.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/Museu-Da-Agricultura-Fermentões-521796824638262/

Open hours: monday to friday 09h00-12h00/14h00-17h00; weekend by appointment


This space allows visitors to come into contact with the region’s agricultural activities, especially linen work and wine production

Alberto Sampaio Museum

Rua Alfredo Guimarães

4800-407 Guimarães

GPS: 41º26’33.46’N 8º17’32.15’’W

Tel.: +351 253 423 910

E-mail: masampaio@culturanorte.pt

Site: http://masampaio.culturanorte.pt

Facebook: www.facebook.com/museu.sampaio/?fref=ts

Open hours: tuesday to sunday 10h00-18h00


His collection consists essentially of painting, sculpture and goldsmithing. It has two indispensable pieces: the gambeson that D. João I took over during the battle of Aljubarrota and the christmans crib in golden silver that he offered to Nossa Senhora da Oliveira to thank the victory achieved

Briteiros Pre-roman Settlement

Estrada Nacional 309, ao km 55   

4805-448 Briteiros S. Salvador – Guimarães

GPS: 41º31’36.79’’N 8º18’51.00’’W

Tel.: +351 253 478 952

E-mail: citania@msarmento.org

Site: www.msarmento.org

Facebook: www.facebook.com/citania.briteiros

Open hours: summer 09h00-18h00; winter 09h00-17h00

Closed on 1st january, easter day and 25th december


A compound of archaeological ruins of an important proto-historic settlement, first inhabited more than 2000 years ago, in the Iron Age. One of the first urban experiences in North-western Iberia

Castro Culture Museum

Rua do Solar   

4805-448 Briteiros S. Salvador – Guimarães

GPS: 41º31’14.91’’N 8º19’31.99’’W

Tel.: +351 253 478 952

E-mail: citania@msarmento.org

Site: www.msarmento.org

Facebook: www.facebook.com/citania.briteiros

Open hours: summer 09h30-12h30/14h00-18h00; winter 09h30-12h30/14h00/17h00

Closed on 1st january, easter day and 25th december


Old manor house of the family of the archaeologist Martins Sarmento and the headquarters of the first excavation campaigns in Briteiros Pre-roman Settlement. The museum has two different sections: life and works of Sarmento and archaeological collection coming from Briteiros and the Sabroso Hill Fort

CDMG – Guimarães House of Memory

Avenida Conde Margaride, 536  

4835-073 Guimarães

GPS: 41º26’33.1’’N 8º18’01.1’’W

Tel.: +351 253 424 716

E-mail: casadamemoria@aoficina.pt

Site: http://www.casadamemoria.pt/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/cdmguimaraes

Open hours: tuesday to sunday 10h00-13h00 (last entree 12h30)/14h00-19h00 (last entree 18h30)

Centre of interpretation and knowledge that exposes, interprets and communicates material and immaterial testimonies that contribute to a better knowledge of the culture, territory and history of Guimarães

CIAJ – José de Guimarães International Arts Centre

Av. Conde Margaride, 175   

4810-535 Guimarães

GPS: 41°26'35.7"N 8°17'52.5"W

Tel.: +351 253 424 715

E-mail: geral@aoficina.pt

Site: http://www.ciajg.pt/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CIAJG

Open hours: tuesday to sunday 10h00-13h00 (last entree 12h30)/14h00-19h00 (last entree 18h30)


Devoted to contemporary art and the relationships it weaves with arts from other times and different cultures and disciplines. Joining pieces of the three collections that José de Guimarães has been collecting for some five decades – African Art, Pre-Columbian Art and Ancient Chinese Art –, works by the artist and other contemporary artists and objects of the popular, religious and archaeological heritage

Dukes of Bragança Palace

Rua Conde D. Henrique  

4810-245 Guimarães

GPS: 41º26’48.51’’N 8º17’29.91’’W

Tel.: +351 253 412 273

E-mail: pduques@culturanorte.pt

Site: http://www.pduques.culturanorte.pt/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/PacodosDuques

Open hours: 10h00-18h00 (last entree 17h30)


Built in the 15th century by D. Afonso, it has been a National Monument since 1910. Through its collections, military, religious and palatial architecture takes the visitor to different periods of the History of Portugal

Martins Sarmento Society Archaeological Museum

Rua Paio Galvão  

4814-509 Guimarães

GPS: 41º26’34.05’’N 8º17’47.10’’W

Tel.: +351 253 415 969

E-mail: sms@msarmento.org

Site: www.csarmento.uminho.pt

Facebook: www.facebook.com/sociedade.martinssarmento/

Open hours: tuesday to friday 09h30-12h30/14h30-17h30; saturday and sunday 10h00-12h30/14h30-17h30


Was installed from 1884 onwards. It maintains its original exhibition program, being an exclusive memory of the conceptions in which it was created. Its collection is divided in two major sections: "pre and proto-historic industries" and "epigraphy and ancient sculpture"

S. Torcato Village Museum

Rua Comendador Pimenta Machado, n.º 77 

4800-867 S. Torcato – Guimarães

GPS: 41º28’56.28’’N 8º15’28.97’’W

Tel.: +351 253 551 150

E-mail: irmandadestorcato@gmail.com

Open hours: monday to friday 09h00-12h00/14h00-17h00


It presents a diverse collection related to the region’s way of life, the devotion to its saint and monastery

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