The Guimarães Castle was awarded with the prize Five Stars Regions in the category “National Monuments”.
On March 2, 2020, those who wish to buy tickets for the Guimarães Castle must do so exclusively in the Ducal Palace. This adjustment was so made in order to improve the functionality in the Latito Hill's monuments so that visitors may be best served.
Along with the Public Security Police were are working on the process of regularization of the fire-weapons in our collection under the Law no. 5/2006, of February 23. P.S.P. officers were in the Palace evaluating all of the fire-weapons in the Pindela collection, "one of the most important private collection of weapons, gathered in northern Portugal during the 19th and early 20th centuries” (Mário Jorge Barroca).