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Museu de Portimao, Portimao

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  • Learn the history of the sardine industry of Portimao by viewing a video and going through the exhibit, along with the town's history and how it has recently endeavored to protect and promote the area...  more »
  • On one of our trips to Portimão, we decided to take an hour out to visit this delightful little museum dedicated to the sardine tinning factories and the people who used to work in them. There is more...  more »
  • We visited on a rainy day but don't wait for rain. This is a very informative display of the sardine fishing and canning industry.  more »
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  • If you enjoy museums you mustn't miss this. It focuses on the fishing industry and it past in Portimao. Enjoyed it!
  • Great to hear and see on film the history of the sardine industry. Archive films are terrific . You get a real feel of how it must have been. Free entry on Saturdays !!!!
  • This is a Fantastic Must See Museum, I have been a few times, they even have a mini cinema where you can watch a film about the history of the Portuguese fishing sardine industry, each time I go I listen to the film in a different language to make it more interesting.
  • Very good place to learn about the history of the algarve
  • Good to learn something about the history of fishing and sardines in this area.