Museums in Portugal
A nice selection of classic cars, hosted by the main classic car club of the country.
This museum, which was put together by the local classic car club, was opened in 1997 and houses a very diverse collection of cars including a 1905 Ford, a 1950s Skoda, a 1940s French microcar and more.
Clube Penafidelense de Automóveis Antigos, a local classic car club set up this museum in 2019
The Museum of Rally in Fafe was opened in 2022. It is focusing on rally cars, altogether there are 64 vehicles and lots of automobilia and historical information about rally.
The Museum intends to show and publicize the best collections of miniatures existing in Portugal. It was set up by Fernando Taborda, a local collector with help from the Municipial Government, the national automobile club and a local assocation. It has about 4000 scale models on display. Featured themes include the Historical Evolution of the Automobile, Rallies of the World, Presidential Vehicles, VIPs and Papamobiles.
The local museum of mechanical history has a permanent exhibition which examines the history of the automobile in "space and time".