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Museum of Bread

Seia, Portugal
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Ranked #4 of 5 attractions in Beiras
Type: Specialty Museums
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Faro
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192 reviews 192 reviews
35 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

An unexpected museum. Beautiful building, outstanding location. Good historic research, interesting documents and exhibition and a room with puppets which if you have children is very , very nice. Didn't try the restaurant but after seeing it we feel sorry...

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Museu do pão is a good place to go with children when you are exploring Serra da Estrela. The expositions are nice and they have an activity with children where they bake a decorative piece of bread. The restaurant has delicious food but somethimes you need to book ahead!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Very interesting museum. Plenty of rooms to visit, and awesome for children who can actually made a piece of bread! A must visit.

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Amadora, Portugal
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60 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

The museum itself has a nice part for little kids, where they can make their own bread. The adult part is filled with history and explanations related to the region and the bread making process. There is a local products shop where you can buy some amazing cheese, bread, wine and other products. If you visit on Christmas time, the... More

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Ohio, USA
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2009

Somehow we came across the Museu do Pao on the internet & added it as a lunch stop on our trip to the Serra da Estrela. The museum is a little work to find but the views are nice from atop the hill overlookng Seia. The restaurant is packed with families on Sunday so we recommend calling ahead. Luckily since... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2005

Last time I was in Serra da Estrela I went to Seia to visit the Bread Museum (open since 2002) unique museum in the world shows the whole process of making bread from the grain to the bread. The museum as four diferent rooms, a fine restaurant, a bar with a great view, a grocery store with typical products from... More

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