We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
MMIPO - Museu da Misericórdia do Porto Admission Ticket
from US$5.73*
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
MMIPO - Museu da Misericórdia do Porto Admission Ticket
from US$5.73*
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
322
All photos (322)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
15°
Nov
13°
Dec
12°
Jan
Contact
Rua Flores 15, Porto 4050-265, Portugal
Website
+351 22 090 6960
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Porto
from US$57.30
More Info
Porto Walking Tour
110 Reviews
from US$20.60
More Info
from US$80.20
More Info
from US$108.80
More Info
Most Helpful Review
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t believe how few people were looking through the museum and church - we only saw half a dozen others during the hour or so we were there. A very interesting insight into the work of this charitable organisation, topped off with a visit to...More

3  Thank CactusRose
Reviews (179)
Filter reviews
53 results
Traveler rating
16
25
11
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
16
25
11
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews interesting exhibits local history museum tells the story actual church visited this museum well worth the visit entrance fee benefactors portraits organisation centuries needy portuguese exhibition collection donated illustrated
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 53 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small museum located on rue das Flores traces the history of benevolence and major benefactors of Porto for the past 500 years. You start at the top of the museum and walk your way down - the displays are surprisingly interesting. At the end...More

Thank schmidtmg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is well laid out although religious exhibits and not very big the most stunning sight that we got to view from above was the church and that was stunning. Worth a look.

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Museum shows you the history of benevolence initially, you take the lift up to the top floor and work your way down to the church. Thought the church was wonderful and a real hidden gem. Apart from one other person we were the only people...More

Thank Anita1967
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The museum itself is very interesting and displays a variety of objects thoroughly explained in the accompanying notes. The staff was rather unpleasant though and an agent asked to verify our tickets while we were heading for the Church at the end of our visit,...More

Thank AnonymousAnonymous11
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I bought tickets to this museum as part of a package of tickets. It is a small space over several floors with some interesting artefacts - particularly the chalice made from donated wedding rings. The visit includes the church attached to it. I’m not convinced...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Just in the middle of trendy Rua das Flores, you´ll find the baroque façade of this church by Nicolau Nassoni. To enter it, you need to buy a ticket which includes a visit of the beside museum, which has the peculiarity that visits should begin...More

Thank southerntraveller49
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

The museum offers insight into the history of Porto and its people. The exhibition is very well structured and it is both in Portuguese and English. The price of the regular ticket is 5€ (student ticket - 2,50€). Santa Casa da Misericórdia do Porto is...More

Thank ana t
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t believe how few people were looking through the museum and church - we only saw half a dozen others during the hour or so we were there. A very interesting insight into the work of this charitable organisation, topped off with a visit to...More

3  Thank CactusRose
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We only realized what the museum was really about, after entering. Fascinating to follow how work for good causes started centuries ago and still carries on. Interesting portraits of benefactors since beginnings of Misericordia, medical tools used to help the suffering, original documents - most...More

2  Thank AndaLibra
Reviewed 5 May 2018

As museums go, this one is well up there. The exhibit is well planned and thought out, and done both in English and Portuguese which does help. The building itself is very interesting. My favourite part of the visit were the display of antique medical...More

2  Thank thesouplady-two
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 115 nearby hotels
Porto A.S. 1829 Hotel
752 reviews
.08 km away
Hotel da Bolsa
747 reviews
.13 km away
Flores Village Hotel & Spa
500 reviews
.15 km away
The House Ribeira Porto Hotel
541 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,087 nearby restaurants
Taberna do Largo
611 reviews
.03 km away
Pregar
280 reviews
.07 km away
Puro 4050 - restaurant & mozzarella bar
530 reviews
.06 km away
Rui Paula DOP
1,432 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 757 nearby attractions
Miradouro da Vitoria
265 reviews
.13 km away
Rua das Flores
576 reviews
.15 km away
Centro Portugues de Fotografia
560 reviews
.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
lindaP53CT
20 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from MMIPO-Museum | Property representative |
The museum tells the history of the institution, and of the city, focusing on various aspects of life in Porto, because Misericórdia do Porto is one of the oldest institutions in the region, and was founded in a time of... More
0
Votes
Google Translation