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Vista Alegre

Fabrica de Porcelanas da Vista Alegre | S. Salvador, Ilhavo 3830-024, Portugal
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Very interesting, church is a must to visit. A walk around the area is also required.

Museum is very nice, possibility to view people working is a plus. A landmark on Portuguese... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MestreLX
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Lisbon
via mobile
Wonderful porcelain wares

We took a cab to this property which is housed in the original factory in Ilhavo, a little way out... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
suzies1
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melbourne australia
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Fabrica de Porcelanas da Vista Alegre | S. Salvador, Ilhavo 3830-024, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Museum is very nice, possibility to view people working is a plus. A landmark on Portuguese industrial history.

Thank MestreLX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a cab to this property which is housed in the original factory in Ilhavo, a little way out of Alverio. The museum is really fascinating and worthwhile. They have two shops, one with all the current merchandise and an outlet store. Our only...More

Thank suzies1
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We keyed the address given on this site into our GPS and ended up miles away near the industrial fishing port zone. We headed back to Ilhavo and found road signs which we successfully followed. When we asked the museum staff for a guide, she...More

Thank SueDen27
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

We very much appreciated the good service of the reception staff but we didn't liked the very cold feeling of a concrete building and the fixe carpet in the room. The hotel misses some warmth and cosiness. Wouldn't recommend it.

Thank Sonja V
Reviewed May 18, 2017

As an architect and interior design I had in mind during my visit to Portugal a visit to this museum and its history and the museum itself did not let me down. It is located in a very well kept surroundings with includes a small...More

Thank MiriamM972
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Informative museum with some beautiful porcelain and glass in a lovely tranquil setting. Dint miss the opportunity to visit the chapel. There is also a shop and outlet shop on site.

Thank tommy76
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Vista Alegre is very famous worldwide due to its quality, so it was nice to get to know the History and how it all started.. The products are very nice, but unfortunately a bit expensive.

Thank Joana S
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

Being my hometown I can only say nice things. It's a good place if you don't like places with a lot of people.

Thank Twinkle202
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

We did a 30' guided visit of the museum and a chapel and learned many interesting facts about the factory and the industry itself. The space (inside and outside) is beautifully arranged. It was Sunday morning and the entrance was free (otherwise 6€), but I...More

Thank 2,225,239
Reviewed November 2, 2016

This is a very interesting museum about the history of the Vista Alegre factory and all the porcelain made there. Although we didn't make the guided visit, I would recommend it because without it you can feel a little bit lost, and it is always...More

Thank Mary_olivetree
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Saumi
April 8, 2017|
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Response from 2,225,239 | Reviewed this property |
We got by car, But there is public bus between aveiro and ilhavo.
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