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Municipal Archive of Ponte de Lima

Rua General Norton de Matos n.º 730 4990-118 Ponte de Lima 41º 45’ 57,9” N | 8º 35’ 1,9” W
Rua General Norton de Matos n.º 730 4990-118 Ponte de Lima

The Municipal Archive of Ponte de Lima is located in the so-called "Casa do Calvário". It is certainly one of the richest local archives in the country, with documents dating from the 14th century to today. 

With the aim of increasing the study of the history of Ponte de Lima and promoting the safeguard, appreciation and publication of the archive's patrimony, this archive provides security for institutional and collective memory. The collective digitization and online publication of part of its collection in complete text have been completed in the last few years. 

Although information is more and more in digital form, it is the role of the Municipal Archive of Ponte de Lima to continue managing the memory of the past and the present, keeping it available in the future, thus aiming to overcome the traditional function of safeguarding historical heritage and also assuming a role in contributing to improve the quality of service to citizens.



Telephone: (+351) 258 900 425
E-mail: arquivo@cm-pontedelima.pt
Website: www.arquivo.cm-pontedelima.pt

Address:
Rua General Norton de Matos n.º 730
4900-118 Ponte de Lima

GPS: 41º 45' 57,9" N | 8º 35' 1,9" W



Description
The Municipal Archive of Ponte de Lima is located in the so-called "Casa do Calvário". It is certainly one of the richest local archives in the country, with documents dating from the 14th century to today. 

With the aim of increasing the study of the history of Ponte de Lima and promoting the safeguard, appreciation and publication of the archive's patrimony, this archive provides security for institutional and collective memory. The collective digitization and online publication of part of its collection in complete text have been completed in the last few years. 

Although information is more and more in digital form, it is the role of the Municipal Archive of Ponte de Lima to continue managing the memory of the past and the present, keeping it available in the future, thus aiming to overcome the traditional function of safeguarding historical heritage and also assuming a role in contributing to improve the quality of service to citizens.
Contacts
Telephone: (+351) 258 900 425
E-mail: arquivo@cm-pontedelima.pt
Website: www.arquivo.cm-pontedelima.pt

Address:
Rua General Norton de Matos n.º 730
4900-118 Ponte de Lima

GPS: 41º 45' 57,9" N | 8º 35' 1,9" W

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