Main Archive

NOTICE: The Main Archive is temporarily closed for relocation. 

IGESPAR currently owns all the documentation produced by its predecessors such as Direcção-Geral do Ensino Superior e das Belas-Artes, Direcção-Geral do Assuntos Culturais, Direcção-Geral do Património Cultural, Instituto Português do Património Cultural, Instituto Português do Património Arquitectónico e Arqueológico, Instituto Português do Património Arquitectónico e Instituto Português de Arqueologia. It also includes some documentation from the 17th Exhibition of Art and Science and from the Belém Cultural Centre.

Free Access.

General information

Opening hours

From Monday to Friday
Between 9.00 and 12.30 and 14.00 to 17.30
It closes on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays (including Lisbon’s Municipal Day)

Contacts

Fernando Moser (Head of Division)
Avenida da Índia, 136
1300-323 Lisboa
T. + 351 21 361 43 66
F. + 351 21 362 84 70
Email: inventariopatrimonio@igespar.pt

Public transport

Buses – 727, 728, 729, 749, 751
Tram – 15
Train – Belém Railway Station (Lisboa-Cascais)
River crossing – Cais de Belém