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Museu Municipal de Penafiel

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Address: Rua do Paco, Penafiel 4560-485, Portugal
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Small and innovative

This small museum in the centre of Penafiel was a real little gem. the displays are presented in several innovative formats and tells you about the history of the area.

Reviewed 17 July 2016
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

This small museum in the centre of Penafiel was a real little gem. the displays are presented in several innovative formats and tells you about the history of the area.

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Porto, Portugal
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

The place was empty, no one was visiting. But as soon as I entered the building I felt this was a different one. Not only because of the exhibitions, but specially because of the building. Soon I realize it was drawn by an architect, a good one, Fernando Távora (Álvaro Siza was his intern)! The exhibition project is also very... More 

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West Bromwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 June 2015

Modern museum tucked away in the historic core of the town. Archaeology room excellent and staff very helpful.

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