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Museu Militar

Opens in 6 min: 09:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 17:00
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Visit of Bragança.

You have to drive uphill in order to reach the Military Museum of Bragança, you have to drive... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
hans-jaguar
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Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
Great Museum

Covering a wide historical range of military artefacts this collection within the castle makes it a... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
paulanthonyr2015
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Cidadela _ Castelo, Braganca 5300-901, Portugal
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Very impressive arms collection. Very well displayed. Interesting old military map of Portugal too. A great little museum within the castle.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hungrybadger
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Museum inside a fantastic well preserved castle located in bill in city of Bragança, Simple and easy to visit.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 24 November 2017

You have to drive uphill in order to reach the Military Museum of Bragança, you have to drive through an old gate before you will arrive to the open space were you are able to park the car, the museum occupies the whole interior of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nice little museum in an exceptionally nice and adequate setting and good value for money too. There is always something to be learned.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Lukadia
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Set inside the Braganca castle tower, the military museum offers lots of displays and information on Portugal's turbulent military past. The various rooms are on the many floor levels of the tower and contain artefacts and objects, with plenty of information about them. We were...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 590AndyFB
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Covering a wide historical range of military artefacts this collection within the castle makes it a perfect setting. Coverage of the Peninsular War was particularly interesting.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank paulanthonyr2015
Reviewed 11 July 2016

It is easy to visit the Military Museum by accident, as we did. We hadn't really set out to see it; we were only really interested in the castle. But the museum is housed within the castle and as you enter the castle you pay...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Extensive collection made all the more inpressive because of its display in period building. Worth a look to see the development weaponry over time.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank lhzangmo
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This is housed inside the castle and is inside the keep. Some very interesting military artifacts here including guns from the 18th century, swords, medieval body armour, medals, uniforms etc. Really worth spending the time to look at and appreciate. Open 10am to 5pm daily....More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank rayrest
Reviewed 11 May 2016

A small museum about Portugals military. Mostly guns and clothes and a history lesson. There was a dangerous staircase to the roof but it was locked when we was there. For a two euro entrance fee it was not bad.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank frasse_k
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