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Paco dos Duques de Braganca

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Reviewed 1 week ago

at the tourist office they kind of make it something real important like the Versaille castle or Windsor castle but well ...it doesnt really fit into this rank it is interesting lots of things seem to be restored to give an idea how llife was...More

Thank otmarwbaertl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As part of our trip to the History of Portugal in the North of the country, when we came to Guimarães this would be a MUST VISIT sight. It promised to be a great monunent and in fact it was over my expectations. The monumental...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The castle was great with many beautiful pieces of art and historical significance. This was definitely worth the visit.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The venue was a little crowded and getting in was a bit awkward, access is through a smallish door with the queue waiting outside. Once past the ticket counter, it turned out to be a worthwhile visit. The big halls, all the items of times...More

Thank FrankNamibia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our visit was spoilt by the crowds that were there at the weekend. The building was interesting but I'm sure we would have enjoyed it more if it had been quieter.

Thank gill p
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our time here. The palace has some great architectural features and a very nice collection of art work (paintings, tapestry, ceramics, weapons). The entry was included in the Guimaraes Pass (15 eu or 18 eu with teleferico tram ride).

Thank m0nkeysee
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Its a beautiful palace, quite small by comparison. The tour is quite short. The palace is furnished of please the tourists (scene setting) If you intend to visit the castle buy a discounted ticket with the entrance fee for the palace

Thank figsbury
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

More like a castle and beautifully restored. Fantastic furniture, cheap to get in. Seen many and this is not one to miss.

Thank occmed
Reviewed 26 September 2018

interesting museum , yet do not expect to see 13th century chairs and tables.. the museum is with later ones. Nice tapestries , too many groups visiting, so go early.. buy the joint ticket with the castle. important Portuguese landmark, first county of Portrugal, and...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018

This is one of the most important landmark in the Portuguese history and because of that a visit to this place is a must

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