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Centro Interpretativo do Patrimonio da Afurada

Rua Antonio dos Santos 10 | São Pedro da Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-365, Portugal
+351 22 781 2724
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Excellent small interpretation/ museum centre

This is a small centre but the displays and presentations are of a very high quality. The care... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brian T
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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Fishing and its importance well presented

Nice little museum that well presents fishing history and the meaning of fishing to this lovely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Knuhe4
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Southern Finland, Finland
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2 weeks ago
“Excellent small interpretation/ museum centre”
3 weeks ago
“Fishing and its importance well presented”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Rua Antonio dos Santos 10 | São Pedro da Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-365, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small centre but the displays and presentations are of a very high quality. The care taken over the labelling, signage and use of multi media puts many larger centres to shame. Very worth a visit and as the entry is free it...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little museum that well presents fishing history and the meaning of fishing to this lovely village. If you have made your way to Afaruda you must visit this free museum. As Afaruda itself it is well easy going and the time needed depends on...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a small museum definitely worth visiting if you wish to undertand something about the importance of fishing in the village of Afurada (and similar places in Portugal) and the hardships associated to it. Even though small scale, the exhibition is clearly well thought...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

An hour spent here will help you to understand something about cod fishing and the Portuguese people. Many of the people who fished cod in the North Atlantic were from the village of Afurada.

Thank Zaharajack
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

A small museum, quite new but very interesting. lots of information about Afurada. You can go there by boat, crossing the river Douro.

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Reviewed 4 June 2016

Small museum of Afurada's maritime history, with several objects related to the sea and land work of fishermen and their families.

Thank ana_1416
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