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With more than 2,500 comments from visitors on Google and Tripadvisor platforms, the Soares dos Reis National Museum occupies the top 10 of Tripexpert attractions, with positive reviews and evaluations from recognized and accredited sources, such as Michelin Guide, Lonely Planet, Fodor’s or U.S. News & World Report.
According to António Ponte, Director of the Soares dos Reis National Museum, this distinction “is recognition of the work that has been carried out in recent years at the museum, and which culminated in the reopening of the Long Term Exhibition to the public”, the which has already received more than 30,000 visitors in just four months.
Opened on the 13th of April, and marking the full reopening of the museum, after the requalification intervention, the exhibition brings together the most important collection of Portuguese art from the 19th century. In total there are 1133 pieces that tell the history of the museum and art, spread over 27 galleries.