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Address: Seia, Portugal
Phone Number: 238310760
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I would have loved to visit this quint little museum but unfortunately the bread museum has moved to where the toy museum was. A helpful local needed to show me the way and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2015
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Howick, South Africa
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Howick, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

I would have loved to visit this quint little museum but unfortunately the bread museum has moved to where the toy museum was. A helpful local needed to show me the way and unfortunately at 5pm it was closed, even though opening hours displayed stated 6pm closure.

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Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This museum is absolutely surprising. Came here with my wife and baby, just because tripadvisor marked it nearby. What a great great surprise!! If you have at least an hour, do yourself a favor and visit this place. The entry for adults is € 5 but well worth every cent. There are four rooms with so much interesting and curious... More 

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Algarve, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 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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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 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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Address: Seia, Portugal
Phone Number: 238310760
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Beiras

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