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Viva de Lagos Science Centre

Open Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Very interactive museum for kids. Age 6 and above. Main topics are navigation and naval... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Langenthal, Switzerland
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Family fun!

We took our children of 9 and 6 years old and their grandparents to the science centre whilst in... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
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The Lagos Ciência Viva Science Centre is a place for science, fun and hands-on learning. Visitors of all ages are invited to participate in activities and interactive exhibitions that show how history, science and technology cross-cross in an...more
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Rua Doutor Faria e Silva 34, Lagos 8600-734, Portugal
+351 282 770 000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interactive museum for kids. Age 6 and above. Main topics are navigation and naval communication. One of the best museums for little captains😄

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We took our children of 9 and 6 years old and their grandparents to the science centre whilst in Lagos and spent a good couple of hours there. Whilst not being a large place, there was plenty to keep our children interested and lots of...More

1  Thank WelshDragon74
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Really worth a visit with children. Loads of interesting hands on exhibits. Great outdoor play area and only 12€ for a family ticket. Quite a lot for older children to learn and understand. There is no cafe on site but chairs for you to have...More

1  Thank BristolRichard
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Went with two eight year olds and we all loved the interactive exhibits. A great way to spend a few hours. Have a great outside play area too.

1  Thank Katie P
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Brilliant little find and a just 7 euros for a family of 4, a total bargain for a rainy afternoon!!! There are lots of interesting nautical facts to read and investigate, interactive displays for kids of all ages and very helpful and informative staff to...More

1  Thank nurseygang
Reviewed 4 May 2018

great museum for kids touchy type of stuff and educational garden outside just up the steps from the market

Thank cafedart
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We stumbled upon the science centre as we were exploring the fresh fish market and "very interesting" elevator that our 4 year old wanted to ride up/ down, up/ down. The science displays were suitable for younger and older children, with lots of things to...More

1  Thank BrooklynSarah
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We went here as a family having read previous reviews, and would recommend it for kids of all ages. Not a large museum but everything is interactive so it takes a good 1-2 hours to get round and only costs 7 Euros for a family....More

2  Thank Jo B
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Maybe I never have really grown up, but I enjoyed this place, Very informative about the instruments sailors used to navigate, plus good stuff on communication. The gardens had some interesting displays. You may even get to navigate a submarine!

3  Thank CFEIII
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stumbled upon this center while exploring Lagos 2 years ago. We had great fun as we had the place to ourselves. The staff a lovely Portuguese man showed us around and even joined in playing the games with us which made...More

1  Thank Bex M
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