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Atividades

Publicações

O Museu Pio XII, no âmbito da missão desenvolvida pelo Instituto de História e Arte Cristãs (IHAC), reúne um conjunto de publicações que visa promover a inventariação, estudo e divulgação do espólio do Museu e da Arquidiocese de Braga.

Esta Fundação cultural da Arquidiocese de Braga, apoiada na extensão bracarense da Faculdade de Teologia da Universidade Católica Portuguesa e no Seminário Conciliar de S. Pedro e S. Paulo da Arquidiocese de Braga procura promover a inventariação, recolha, organização, conservação, restauro, estudo e investigação do Arquivo Arquidiocesano de Braga e dos valores artísticos e arqueológicos que são património da Igreja Arquidiocesana de Braga.

Ao mesmo tempo, colabora na conservação, enriquecimento e beneficiação dos Museus Pio XII e Medina.

Desde 2017 o Museu Pio XII tem promovido ainda uma coleção de publicações dedicadas a artistas contemporâneos.

Activities

Publications

The Pius XII Museum, in the context of the mission developed by the Institute of Christian History and Art (IHAC), brings together a set of publications that aim to promote cataloguing, studying and disseminating the Museum's legacy. This Cultural Foundation of the Archdiocese of Braga, supported in the extension of the Faculty of Theology of the Catholic University of Portugal and the Conciliar Seminary of São Pedro and São Paulo of the Archdiocese of Braga, aims to promote cataloguing, collecting, organising, conserving, restoring, studying and researching the Archdiocesan archive of Braga and the artistic and archaeological values that are a heritage of the Archdiocesan Church of Braga.

At the same time, it collaborates towards conserving, enriching and improving the Pius XII and Medina Museums.

Since 2017, the Pius XII Museum has also promoted a collection of publications dedicated to contemporary artists.

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Contact

Address
Largo de Santiago, 47
4704-532 Braga
Portugal

Telephone: (+351) 253 200 130

E-mail: info@museupioxii.pt

GPS: 41°32’54.6″N 8°25’32.4″W

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Opening times
From 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 – 6 p.m.
Closed on Mondays.
(see the full opening times here).

Director
Prof. Doutor José Paulo Leite de Abreu

Tickets
Please see this information page.

How to get here

 

 BUS > Braga Urban Transport

Linha 41 Circuito Urbano II – https://tub.pt/percurso/41/
Line 14 Praça Conde Agrolongo – Priscos (when it returns from Priscos) – https://tub.pt/percurso/14/

(More information on times and routes of the mentioned transport lines available here in PDF format)

PDF Line 14
PDF Line 41

TRAIN

Braga train station is around 1 km out of the city centre. Check the portal www.cp.pt for times and lines available for travelling to Braga by train. CP telephone: 808 208 208.

PLANE

Francisco Sá Carneiro airport, in Porto, is around 50 km from the centre of Braga, a journey that takes just 40 minutes.

CAR

Access A3
Follow signs to Braga – Celeirós (exit 8)
Continue towards Estádio
After the Braga Parque roundabout, take the first right

Access A11
After the tolls, follow signs to Braga – Barcelos
Continue towards Estádio
After the Braga Parque roundabout, take the first right.

There are various carparks available, even in the city centre.

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