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Paco dos Duques de Braganca

Rua Conde Dom Henrique, Guimaraes 4800-412, Portugal
+351 253 412 273
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Rua Conde Dom Henrique, Guimaraes 4800-412, Portugal
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"beautiful tapestries"
in 9 reviews
"information cards"
in 7 reviews
"medieval palace"
in 7 reviews
"different languages"
in 7 reviews
"official residence"
in 4 reviews
"banquet hall"
in 4 reviews
"combined ticket"
in 7 reviews
"nice palace"
in 5 reviews
"first floor"
in 5 reviews
"several languages"
in 5 reviews
"for instance"
in 3 reviews
"without flash"
in 4 reviews
"impressive building"
in 4 reviews
"enjoyed our visit"
in 5 reviews
"portuguese history"
in 9 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 11 reviews
"on display"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

According to my knowledge its the city place were Portugal is founded. The old castle is nick to visit. didn't want into the palace. When on a trip through Portugal nice to visit

Thank Olav T
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Palace is definitely worth a visit, in combination with the adjacent castle. A combination ticket for both is only €6 for adults and free for children. The palace was originally built in the 15th century and was reconstructed in the 20th century. It now...More

Thank Craig M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This palace is a must if you are visiting the town. Built in the XVth century, it has a deep historical significance although it was thoroughly renovated in the XXth century, so you don´t find here the romantic taste of ruins. The palace beside its...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quite an interesting collection of artifacts, from tapestries, artwork, woodwork, vases, weaponry, etc. The joke amongst our friends was that this was a display of what the ancient Portuguese "borrowed" from their overseas friends (and forgot to return them)! Quite interesting collection and we had...More

Thank greenham01
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I attend to a ball show at the evening, I think it was some special day since the Palace closes at 18:00. It was free entrance for the show. Very nice experience

Thank AleKeaira
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although a reconstruction, it's very well done and went hand in hand with our visit to the neighbouring castle. A combination ticket (6 euros) makes it well worth a visit as the castle or dukes palace are 5 euros separately. Drinks and snacks machines in...More

Thank hollowa2016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 5min walk uphill from the town centre takes you to both the castle and the palace. Very distinct decor. Very plain walls and ceilings but beautiful tapestries and furniture. Info cards are provided in English and other languages. You are allowed to take photos...More

Thank susan g
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Must see in Guimaraes. Persian carpets, lots of ceramics, furniture and paintings. Everything, what I expext from the Palace.

Thank skorusbeata
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Passeio legal, complementar ao passeio do castelo de Guimarães. Instalações interessantes. Não se paga para entrar, porém algumas áreas e exposições específicas necessitam de ingresso extra. Nice Tour, complementary to the tour of the castle of Guimarães. Interesting facilities. You do not pay to enter,...More

Thank PAULAMBRITO
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Its a must see when you visit Guimaraes the inside is worth the detour. The only down is the really antipathic staff, not open to explain... arrogant...

Thank flor24e
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