Monday, 7 April 2014

Portugal - Sources of Historic and Current Cartographic Material

The address for the National Library of Portugal is:

Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal
Campo Grande, 83
1749-081 Lisboa

Tel.351 21 798 20 00
Fax 351 21 798 21 38
(Nearest Metro: Entrecampos)

There is an English language web-site here:

Here is an extract from the index of cartographic holdings, which appear quite extensive and it appears digital copies can be downloaded:

Unfortunately, this section is only in Portuguese.
Current cartographic activities in Portugal are handled by the military - Instituto Geográfico do Exército.: