Legal nature: Public Archives.
Regional Secretariat of Culture, Turism and Transports
Regional Directorate of Cultural Affairs
Madeira Regional Archives (ARM).
Director: Luis Miguel Teixeira de Sousa Jardim
Caminho dos Álamos n.º 35, Santo António
Public Transportation: Bus lines 14, 15, 18, 48
Telephone: 291 708 400/409 – Fax: 291 708 402
Certificate Issuance: Monday to Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Reading Room services: Monday to Friday, from 09:30 a.m. to 08:00 p.m.
Requisition for consulting documents: until 06.30 p.m.
Saturday, from 9:30 a.m to 03:00 p.m
Requisition for consulting documents: until 02.00 p.m.
Holidays in Portugal - 2013
Tuesday, January 1 - New Year
Tuesday, february 12 - Carnival
Friday, march 29 - Holly Friday
Sunday, march 31 - Easter
Thursday, april 25 - Freedom Day
Wednesday, May 1 - Labor Day
Monday, june 10 - Portugal Day
Thursday, august 15 - Day of the Assumption of Nossa Senhora
Wednesday, august, 21 - City of Funchal Day
Tuesday, december 25 - Christmas
Wednesday, December 26 - 1. Octave (official holiday in Madeira)