Manuel Teixeira Gomes, the notable politician and writer, was born in this 19th-century building. It portrays an age when political life in Portimão was exalted. Casa Manuel Teixeira Gomes (Manuel Teixeira Gomes House) is a space for culture and art, and is part of the heritage of the city of Portimão. It evokes the life and work of a local man who became President of the Portuguese Republic. It comprises an exhibition room, document collection and a virtual centre, and literary gatherings, recitals and exhibitions take place here.

Classification: Property of Municipal Interest
Open to the public.
Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 10am - 6pm
Closed: Sunday, Monday and Bank Holidays (except for shows)

Telephone: (+351) 282 480 492
GPS: Latitude 37°08'14.3"N / Longitude 8°32'09.0"W


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