The Territory Nave presents maps and documental representations, as well imagination exercises in relation to the territory of Guimarães: from Prehistory to the Foundation of the Nation, from Rural Societies to the Industrialization of the Ave Valley and the Contemporary Era.
The Community Nave presents memories, facts, objects and personalities from Guimarães, from different periods and origins, offering an understanding of memory as a process of differentiation and identity within a community.
Space for temporary exhibitions, resulting from the research carried out by the CDMG, or from the community, with themes related to the permanent exhibition.
The Repository Room regularly hosts seminar series and debates, recorded in audio and made available in a podcast. It is also a workspace, where it is possible to consult, in intranet mode, several digital collections of historical photographic images of Guimarães.