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Address: Rua Ferreira Borges, Coimbra 3000, Portugal
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The building “Edificio Chiado” in Coimbra is an Iron construction who has a great architectural value. It is located almost in the middle of the mean shopping street of Coimbra... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The building is representative of iron architecture, Now is the Municipal Museum of Coimbra, which gradually spread to the center of the walled city (Almedina Tower) and the Collection Louzã Henriques (Gallery Tourism). In 1995 the restoration of the Chiado building converted it into a museum under the responsibility of a team of designers and architects, being returned to its... More 

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Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

The Chiado building in Coimbra opened for business as a retail store a bit over a hundred years ago, and it was restored between 1995~2000 to house a fantastic art collection with a wonderful story behind it. In 1998, a local Doctor, by the name of Telo de Morais and his wife Maria Emília, donated what constitutes now the permanent... More 

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Reviewed 26 January 2015

The building “Edificio Chiado” in Coimbra is an Iron construction who has a great architectural value. It is located almost in the middle of the mean shopping street of Coimbra, and also is part of the Old Town, close to the “Medina Tower”. It has being restored in the year 1995 and is now a museum for different pieces of... More 

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