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Estacao Litoral da Aguda

Rua Dr. Alfredo Dias, S/N, Praia da Aguda | Arcozelo, Vila Nova de Gaia 4410-475, Portugal
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Type: Museums
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Owner description: The Littoral Station "ELA" opened to the public in July 1999 at Praia da Aguda, a small fishing village on the Portuguese Atlantic coast, located south of the river Douro estuary in the area of Vila Nova de Gaia.The station is divided into:- a Fishery Museum exhibiting ancient and modern equipment;- an Aquarium displaying the local aquatic fauna and flora;- a Department for Education and Research dedicated to marine ecology, aquaculture and fishery.
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90 reviews 90 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I was expecting for something better. Far away, without transportation and few information. Then you find a classroom and a few aquariums with local fishes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Very simple and beautiful. Inform the history of the fish activity in Aguda's beach. This museum is total recomended to families with childrens.

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