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MUNICIPAL MUSEUM OF PENAFIEL Rua do Paço Penafiel +351 255 712 760 www.museudepenafiel.com

Designed by the architect Fernando Távora (1923-2005), and later redesigned by his son, José Bernardo Távora, the museum of Penafiel is currently an inescapable reference within the panorama of national museums. Awarded with the Best Portuguese Museum Award (2009), its architectural design is combined with a valuable collection, divided into three major themes: archaeology, local history and ethnography.

HILL FORT OF MONTE MOZINHO Lugar de Vilar Galegos +351 255 712 760 www.museudepenafiel.com

Monte Mozinho is a fortified settlement with three lines of walls, built on the summit of a hill, and with an area of ​​over 200.000 m2. Its urban design combines the hill fort tradition with the Roman culture, shown in the courtyard houses with circular shapes and foyers and in the regular layout of the streets. This town was occupied during a fairly long period of time that spanned between the 1st and the 5th century.

Guide Route of the Romanesque of the Sousa Valley  

An experience embedded in history. A Route founded in the memories of the Romanesque, inviting you on an inspiring journey through places wi...

Guide Route of the Romanesque of the Sousa Valley  

An experience embedded in history. A Route founded in the memories of the Romanesque, inviting you on an inspiring journey through places wi...