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Beautiful building

This was one of our favourite buildings in Braga, the blue tiles on the outside are very beautiful... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Queensland, Australia
Beautiful and free

The outside is the most spectacular however it is worth going inside for a view of the staircase... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
madison, wi
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Rua do Raio 383 | São José de São Lázaro, Braga 4710-923, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

This was one of our favourite buildings in Braga, the blue tiles on the outside are very beautiful and it’s free.

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

The outside is the most spectacular however it is worth going inside for a view of the staircase. It is free. Close by on the same street are the roman ruins so check these out too.

Thank WiMadcitytraveler
Reviewed 6 January 2018

The blue tiles really stand out on this building - both inside and out. I believe the museum is free - I was able to enter on a walking tour. The most interesting items were the small painted statues with pieces of bone set into...More

Thank JeffroNZ
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Nicely decorated palace with the traditional blue tiles on the facade. Free entrance inside to have a look at different expositions. When we went there were statues of saints containing parts of their allegedly original bones!

Thank Fragkiskos K
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This building was celebrating a anniversary of 500 years. it is free to walk around the museum and a cool place out of the sun

Thank organicgirl48
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Good place to drink wine, there is good nature around. So would go there again later at Braga Portugal I have been working with other people at Braga Portugal and having fun with

Thank Ivar Z
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Otherwise known as The House of the Mexican, built in 1754-55 is stunningly beautiful in its purple glory. It is cited that this main door and balcony are the finest examples of BRAGA civil architecture. Easily accessible on a through traffic side street! Vicki Sydney...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Beautiful building containing a small and rather unassuming collection of religious art (of which there are many in Portugal, so I discovered!)

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 23 March 2017

It began as a Palace but now houses a hospital and is being fully restored to it's former glory. It is well worth a visit and there is a museum open to the public (free) with historic medical implements on show and a full history...More

Thank Robyn-and-Rob
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Free entrance, it gives you such an interesting story of the place with objects very well preserved.

Thank Oscar C
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