National Museum Machado de Castro

National Museum Machado de Castro

In the National Museum Machado de Castro you can see many historic and antique objects. Many of them were brought here from the historic monuments of Coimbra. The building was founded in the 12th century and used to be an Episcopal palace until the early 2000s. The museum was named after Joaquim Machado de Castro, one of the most famous sculptors in Portuguese history. The museum covers various categories such as jewelry, archeology, sculptures, precious metals, and furniture.

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