Matches Museum (Museu dos Fósforos) in Tomar

Kids are always told to not play with matches. Well, here, at the Matches Museum (Museu dos Fósforos in Tomar, kids will delight in the stories the matchbooks tell and the strange forms in which the matchbook p...

Bairrada Wine Museum (O Museu do Vinho – Bairrada)

You would think Mom and Dad will have more fun at the Bairrada Wine Museum. But, there are some cool old things used long ago in the wine-making process for kids to see too! This museum is emphasizes history...

Toy Museum of Seia (Museu do Brinquedo)

The Toy Museum of Seia celebrates toys from past and present, and from Portugal and around the world. 8000 toys are in the collection. Wow! The museum is divided into several sections: knowing the world by p...

Art Nouveau Museum (Museu Arte Nova) in Aveiro

Few know that Aveiro is a true center for the Paris-school of art nouveau architecture. The city center is full of spectacular buildings façades featuring this distinctive style of design. The Museu de Arte ...

Bread Museum (Museu do Pão) in Seia

Who can’t resist the Bread Museum?!?! The Bread Museum in Seia, the entire family can learn the process of how bread is made, taste some delicious regional products and even sit down to a lovely traditional Po...

Play Museum (Museu do Brincar) in Vagos

The Play Museum (or Museu do Brincar) was founded by the Harlequin Theatre for Children, which dedicates itself to collecting toys and other childhood objects (clothing, school supplies, children's literature, ...

Chestnut Museum (Museu da Castanha) in Aldeia do Bispo

In central Portugal, and particularly in the small village of Aldeia do Bispo, the chestnut has always been an substantial crop for food, as well as an important element in the heritage of the villagers. At the...

The Stone Museum (Museu da Pedra) in Cantanhede

Stones and stonework from the Stone Age and more! The Stone Museum (Museu da Pedra) in Cantanhede features artifacts collected at various prehistoric and Roman-era archaeological sites in the region. The exhibi...