Museum in Almeida

Museu Histórico Militar de Almeida

This interesting museum is built into the casamatas (casemates or bunkers), a labyrinth of 20 underground rooms used for storage, barracks and shelter for troops in times of siege. In the 18th century these casamata…
Museum in Almeida

Sala de Armas

This small display of swords and muskets in the exterior entrance of the Portas de São Francisco is an annex of the town's historical museum.
Museum in Almeida


This annexe of the historical museum has details on the construction of the fortress.