Museu Coa Rock Drawing

Côa Museum (Museu de Côa) in Vila Nova de Foz Côa

Rock art is the oldest graphic memory of mankind. The Côa Valley, in central Portugal, is considered one of the most important rock art sites in the world, and is the most important site with Paleolithic rock art outdoors. The Côa Museum is the center-point for this great collection of rock art in the area.

BioParque – Adventure for All Ages in Viseu

Come to the BioParque for one day….or many. It’s a place where families can rest…..or experience a variety of adventures. The mountain and forest provide many different activities, from hiking, biking and climbing, to archery, rappelling, and canoeing. The AquaBio is a 500sqm pool...
Museu do Queijo - Covilha

Cheese Museum (Museu do Queijo) in Covilhã

Cheese lovers of all ages will love the Cheese Museum (Museu do Queijo) in Covilhã, central Portugal. Central Portugal is well-known for the locally-produced cheeses, particularly from Serra da Estrela towns of Algodres, Gouveia, Seia, Manteigas, Penalva do Castelo, Mangualde...
museu de lanificios covilhã, wool museum covilha portugal

Wool Museum (Museu de Lanifícios) in Covilhã

  For centuries, Covilhã was an important city in the region for the production and manufacturing of wool for clothes, coats and blankets. Shepherds from the nearby mountain of Serra da Estrela brought wo...
Casa Medieval Welcome Center Coimbra Portugal

Casa Medieval Welcome Center & Walking Tours – Coimbra

Welcome to Coimbra!....the third largest city in Portugal, a former capital of the country (from 1131 to 1255), home to one of the oldest universities in Europe (established 1537) and filled with a very rich culture from architecture to fado. Don’t miss seeing a single monument...
Ciencia Viva Aveiro

Life Science Factory – Fábrica Ciência Viva in Aveiro

he Fábrica (or “factory”) is an old industrial building transformed onto a modern learning attraction for kids. It is located at the University of Aveiro. Ciência Viva (with locations in cities throughout Portugal) manages a diverse schedule of programs to entertain and educate kids, families and school classrooms.
Museu Machado de Castro Coimbra

National Museum Machado de Castro in Coimbra

The National Museum Machado de Castro features many historical and antique objects originating from the churches and convents of Coimbra and the region. When the last religious orders closed (around 1834), many of their possessions were brought to the Instituto de Coimbra and...