Prince Henry the Navigator Chapter No. 9360


Meetings are held at the Hilton Hotel, Vilamoura,on the second Tuesday in the months of April, September and December (Installation) and are followed by a formal dinner.

Chapter of Improvement meetings are held at the same venueat 14:30 preceding each regular Convocation in April, September and December.

The Prince Henry the Navigator Chapter became the first Chapter to be formed in Portugal when it was consecrated on February 2nd. 1993 at the Hotel Penina by Menasse James Massias, Grand Superintendent and his team from the District Grand Chapter of Gibraltar and Lusitania. It became part of the Group of Lodges and Chapters in Portugal when the inspectorate was formed in 1995 under the Grand Inspector E.Comp. R.D.Beardsley.

There are currently 35 members on the register.

The Chapter uses the Domatic ritual.


The First Grand Principal has appointed E Comp. P.J.F. Caeiro, PGStB to the office of Grand Inspector of the
Portugal Group of Chapters with effect from a date in the autumn of 2023 to be agreed.

Chapter Meetings

All meetings are held at the Restaurante Zé do Norte, EN125 Selões, Quatro Estradas, 8100-321 Loulé. GPS coordinates:   37º 06′ 07.22″N  8º 04′ 06.71″W
Second Tuesday in April (Installation), September and December.

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Next Convocation.

11th April 2023


Scribe E

E. Comp. Michael Fallows PPrGSoj (Middlesex)


Tel: +351 96 769 8255