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Praca da Republica | Centro Historico, Viana do Castelo 4900-520, Portugal
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All reviews traditional costumes small museum great museum well worth a visit couple of hours basement gold filigree jewelry exhibits explanation clothes region temporary collection history bank
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do visit this museum of traditional costume. Free entry. In old square. Few visitors in September. Well curated modern exhibition with English captions (unusual in this part of the world). Ground floor traditional Portuguese costumes. Upstairs was a temporary exhibition of contemporary fashion inspired by...More

Thank angela5566
Reviewed 13 August 2018

A well-organized museum, with exhibitions dedicated to gold, to the costumes of other times and even today used in Romes, and temporary exhibitions.

Thank Tiago L
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Weel laid out exhibits, with explanations in english. Well worth a visit, entry to Municipal Museum included.

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Its a very good museum, with interesting information about the outfits worn in the area, the decorations/jewelry made with gold and with a temporary exhibition. You will spend around an hour in this place. Its also free on sundays, not sure about the rest of...More

Thank Bruna V
Reviewed 13 February 2018

While doing my coastal Camino de Santiago and passing through Viana do Castelo, I decided to check out the Museu do Traje. I think that is is one of the reasons that made me fall in love with Viana. The entrance fee is symbolic. Dont...More

Thank Rami E
Reviewed 10 February 2018

This museum is one of the first things you will see when you are walking from the Tourist office to the historical centre of the village, it is located also on the “Praça de Republica”, and the building has been built in between the years...More

Thank Hans G
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Easy access because it is located in the historical center of the city, the popular Praça da República. Installed in a building that was the delegation in this city of the Bank of Portugal. It is an austere building that houses this museum dedicated to...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

A museum of traditional arts and crafts. I spent a useful hour in this place and it was colourful and entertaining. Plus the entry ticket was very cheap!

Thank antijean
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Visited on a Saturday and it was free but I did purchase a fabulous book of photographs and history of the museum and the collections. Fabulous design and embroidery on the various traditional costumes and the gold work was exquisite. The video of the Basque...More

Thank Joyce h
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This museum explains the traditional costumes, origin and meaning as well as the linen making process. It also had a section on the gold fillagree hearts. Beautiful displayed, text is in Portuguese and English. It had a temporary exhibition by an artist using traditional design...More

Thank Daina P
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