Museu da imagem em movimento (Moving-image museum), Leiria

Find out techniques and objects related to cinema and photography in this interesting museum in Leiria.

Museu da imagem em movimento (Moving-image museum), Leiria
Moving-image museum, Leiria

This museum is dedicated to collect, safeguard and preserve objects and techniques related to moving images, offering extraordinary conditions for the study in this field.

Exhibitions about pre-cinema, photography and cinema are displayed here, and it temporarily organizes activities and the publication of interesting documents.


This museum intends to be a cultural project beyond a simple museum where elements from the past are preserved. It is an avant-garde technical workshop as well.

Visiting this museum is a journey through the history of image from the pre-cinema age until the numeric imagen, documenting historical moments and breakthroughs that torn down important walls and beliefs, cheating sensorial perceptions.

More information:


Largo de São Pedro, Leiria.

Ticket price:

2.10 €. Admission is limited to 20 people per session. It is required to book in advance.


(+351) 244 839 675.


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