MNCoches – Closed to the public, January 15-30, 2021

WARNING: The National Coach Museum, under the responsibility of the Directorate-General for Cultural Heritage (DGPC), is temporarily closed due to the guidelines issued by the Portuguese Directorate-General of Health regarding Covid-19 and to the declaration of national state of emergency.   We appreciate your understanding, in the hope that we will be able to reopen

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Launch of the Museum Guide in Arabic

On October 30, 2019, at 6.30 pm, the National Coach Museum launched the first Visitors Guide in Arabic, a pioneering initiative in our country. This important project was supported by the Portuguese ambassador in Saudi Arabia and the Cultural Services of the United Arab Emirates Embassy.   For more information: comunica@mncoches.dgpc.pt Event (supports): National Conservatory and

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The Return of the Regicide Landau

On July 15th, returned to the Museu Nacional dos Coches/ National Coach Museum in Lisbon, coming from Vila Viçosa – a small village in Portugal, the famous  Regicide Landau. The Landau is currently in the museum’s conservation and restoration workshops for a process of disinfestation under a controlled anxic bubble atmosphere – process of disinfestation with

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A More Accessible Museum For All

Since May 14, the visually impaired visitor is invited to visit the Museum collection through ten information posts placed next to various types of vehicles. These informative supports feature embossed images, braille texts and enlarged letters in Portuguese and English.   More information: comunica@mncoches.dgpc.pt | Phone + 351 210 732 317  

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Temporary Exhibition | Kings and Queens of Portugal

Celebrating its anniversary, on May 23rd, The National Coach Museum inaugurated the painting exhibition “Kings and Queens of Portugal”, by Norberto Nunes. The 35 paintings represent the four dynasties who ruled the kingdom till 1910. The exhibition “Kings and Queens of Portugal” has a somehow unexpected recreational approach and can be seen at the 2nd

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“The Exchange of the Princesses – 1729”

To celebrate the 290th anniversary of the Princess Exchange Ceremony, since the beginning of February the National coach Museum presents a series of informative panels on this historic moment of good relations between the Kingdoms of Portugal and Spain. The highlight are the French Berlins, the Table Coach, the King José I Coach and the

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Portugal: Art and Heritage” –  Google Arts & Culture in partnership with MC/DGPC

On January 15th, the launching of the project Portugal: Art and Heritage took place  at the National Coach Museum (Royal Riding School).  Google Arts & Culture is in partnership with the Ministry of Culture trough the Cultural Heritage Department (DGPC). From this date on, the collections of museums, palaces and national heritage monuments belonging to the

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INVITATION

DGPC and the National Coach Museum in partnership with RPGSI Business Solutions, S.A. created an APP that totally changes the way the visitor interacts with the collection. This App, developed for Android and iOS Smartphones, allows you to automatically obtain on your smartphone exclusive information, in Portuguese and English, on the exhibited parts namely their

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