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MMIPO - Museu da Misericórdia do Porto Admission Ticket
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MMIPO - Museu da Misericórdia do Porto Admission Ticket
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All reviews interesting exhibits local history museum tells the story actual church visited this museum well worth the visit entrance fee benefactors portraits organisation centuries needy portuguese exhibition collection interior donated
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The museum is well laid out although religious exhibits and not very big the most stunning sight that we got to view from above was the church and that was stunning. Worth a look.

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Museum shows you the history of benevolence initially, you take the lift up to the top floor and work your way down to the church. Thought the church was wonderful and a real hidden gem. Apart from one other person we were the only people...More

Thank Anita1967
Reviewed 18 August 2018

The museum itself is very interesting and displays a variety of objects thoroughly explained in the accompanying notes. The staff was rather unpleasant though and an agent asked to verify our tickets while we were heading for the Church at the end of our visit,...More

Thank AnonymousAnonymous11
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I bought tickets to this museum as part of a package of tickets. It is a small space over several floors with some interesting artefacts - particularly the chalice made from donated wedding rings. The visit includes the church attached to it. I’m not convinced...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Just in the middle of trendy Rua das Flores, you´ll find the baroque façade of this church by Nicolau Nassoni. To enter it, you need to buy a ticket which includes a visit of the beside museum, which has the peculiarity that visits should begin...More

Thank southerntraveller49
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The museum offers insight into the history of Porto and its people. The exhibition is very well structured and it is both in Portuguese and English. The price of the regular ticket is 5€ (student ticket - 2,50€). Santa Casa da Misericórdia do Porto is...More

Thank ana t
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t believe how few people were looking through the museum and church - we only saw half a dozen others during the hour or so we were there. A very interesting insight into the work of this charitable organisation, topped off with a visit to...More

3  Thank CactusRose
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We only realized what the museum was really about, after entering. Fascinating to follow how work for good causes started centuries ago and still carries on. Interesting portraits of benefactors since beginnings of Misericordia, medical tools used to help the suffering, original documents - most...More

2  Thank AndaLibra
Reviewed 5 May 2018

As museums go, this one is well up there. The exhibit is well planned and thought out, and done both in English and Portuguese which does help. The building itself is very interesting. My favourite part of the visit were the display of antique medical...More

2  Thank thesouplady-two
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Visited with my Dad. We really like religious art and this museum had lots to please us and plenty of descriptive labels in English. Wonderful to see how progressive the Portuguese were about helping those less fortunate. There is also a free app you can...More

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The museum tells the history of the institution, and of the city, focusing on various aspects of life in Porto, because Misericórdia do Porto is one of the oldest institutions in the region, and was founded in a time of... More
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