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Museu Municipal de Arqueologia de Silves


Museu Municipal de Arqueologia de Silves


Not far from Silves Castle, in a building which includes a section of the town walls and a cistern well of Arab origin, is the Municipal Archaeology Museum. The museum houses an interesting collection of archaeological finds from around the municipality, dating from the Paleolithic Period to the Middle Ages, which encompass eight thousand years of human settlement in Silves.



  • Cultural Heritage

  • Museums

  • Paid

  • Open to the public

  • Every day from 10 am to 6 pm (last entry: 5:30 pm). Closed on December 25th and January 1st.

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