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A hidden pearl

This museum is dedicated solely to the mineral quartz, which, as others have written, was explored... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Nuno D
,
Lisbon, Portugal
via mobile
Surprise: a world class museum in Viseu

Even if you are not into minerals, this is an amazing space that will bring new knowledge to you... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
pjm_pt
,
Oeiras, Portugal
via mobile
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Largo de Santa Luzia, Viseu 3515-368, Portugal
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+351 232 450 163
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

This museum is dedicated solely to the mineral quartz, which, as others have written, was explored in the surrounding mountain. It is extremely well organized, modern, interactive and pedagogical. We had a very warm welcome and the museum is free to visit. Totally worth it....More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Even if you are not into minerals, this is an amazing space that will bring new knowledge to you, and also realize how much minerals are part of our daily life, even if we are not aware of it. And the experience gets to a...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

I read about this very interesting museum on trip advisor. Since I am particularly intereted in mineral rock and this being the only Quartz Museum in the world I decided to pay a visit. The location is beautiful in Sta Luzia Mountain with a great...More

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