Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, Porto

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Explore Portuguese art displayed at Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis. Housed in the Carrancas Palace, the museum showcases everything from archeological findings to Modernism. See sculptures, paintings, ancient artifacts, and furniture, all from native-born artists. Temporary exhibits add to the diversity with an array of art-related items--sometimes even food. Arrange your visit to Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis and discover more family-friendly attractions in Porto using our Porto online journey planner.
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  • The main exhibitions were closed when we visited. They had a “best of” the museum. It was well displayed. When I compare this museum to the dozens around the world, this is just average. Worth...  more »
  • When we visited in February, the floor with paintings and sculptures was closed. The floor with decorative arts was open and interesting. They did reduce our ticket price by half. The museum is...  more »
  • One of the worst museums I ever seen in my life. Only one plus of this visit was nice architecture of this building. Everything else is one huge minus. Collection is poor and during our visit was even more poor that can be expected. In summary this place is collection of portraits and landscapes and that's it. Paintings are poorly lit and very poorly exposed. Service average but impeccable. Overpriced.
  • Nice museum with an extended collection of porcelaines, and paintings. The building itself is also worth seeing.

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