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ABM celebrates the city’s holiday with an image of the municipality of Funchal and part of the Museu-Photographia Vicentes collection.


ACB/3 – Panoramic view over the bay and city of Funchal East/West landscape– [1875-02]

Our books also need a vacation.

Take them with you!

Promotion Campaign – ABM’s Loan Service

This summer hundreds of new books are available at ABM. Free of charge!

You may take up to 5 books from all subject areas.

Pay us a visit and pick your holiday readings.

Please consult ABM’s regulations.

ABM’s Summer opening hours


Certified Documents

August 1 to August 31:

Weekdays: 9:30am to 4:00pm

Archive’s Reading Room and Reserved Area

August 1 to September 14:

Weekdays: 9:30am to 6:20pm;

Closed on Saturday (August 1-30);

Open on Saturday (September 1-14: 9:30am to 3:20pm);

General Reading Room and Children’s/Youth Room

August 1 to September 14:

Monday, except bank holidays: 2:00pm to 6:20pm;

Tuesday to Friday, except bank holidays: 9:30am to 6:20pm;

Saturday, except bank holidays: 9:30am to 3:20pm;

Special Reading Room

Library Services for People with Disabilities

Closed during the month of August.


Documentary Display

1 June - 31 August

Book Suggestions