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Camera Obscura, Tavira

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See a historical piece of technology in action at Camera Obscura, housed in an old water tower. Visit this tallest building in town, and make your way to the top for views of the surrounding city and countryside. While the technology dates back to the 15th century, the circular projection screen appears much like a live video. You'll receive an overview from a member of staff about the history of the city, its culture, and the landmarks you'll see on the screen. Using our online itinerary creator, Tavira attractions like Camera Obscura can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Didn't know that this was was there but a facinating view of the town and someone to give you all the history.  more »
  • A nice visit to this attraction, that is, through a game of mirrors, see bird's eye view the city of Tavira, in real time.
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  • Without computer ... but certainly as original. What you can organize in an old water tower! Do not skip if you do get in the city.
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