Important collections of Chinese art and the only historical-cultural Museum about Macau outside the People’s Republic of China.
The Museum is the most public face of the Macau Scientific and Cultural Centre through its permanent exhibition, temporary exhibitions and its many other activities. The use of modern and dynamic language, didactic and interactive language is supported with the latest technologies so as to attract the attention of the young as well as the general public. The Museum aims to inform the public of the essential condition of Macau as Portugal’s and Europe’s meeting point par excellence with China. It also strives to highlight the importance of the thousand year old heritage of the Chinese civilization and it is one of the most important collections of Chinese art in the Iberian Peninsula and the only historical-cultural Museum about Macau outside the People’s Republic of China.