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Museu do Carro Electrico

Alameda Basilio Teles 51, Porto 4150-127, Portugal
+351 22 615 8185
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Alameda Basilio Teles 51, Porto 4150-127, Portugal
+351 22 615 8185
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Agree, price for tickets is quite high. This museum is too far away from touristic centre, so it is sad to see RARE people who come, see the price and go away. Museum should make the price lower or make museum more interesting and interactive....More

Thank maxim_dronov
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I always visit tram museums and for 8€ to see couple of trams even I am an enthusiast is too much. None of the tram is accessible to see from inside. While visit can last max. 5 mins. Half of museum is empty. Shop is...More

Thank wally_th
Reviewed 2 April 2017

There are about a dozen old cars on display, which are interesting, but for me the most interesting part was the old AC to DC converters. Which is to say, this is a museum for enthusiasts, or self-professed nerds. I think the whole visit took...More

Thank Arthur R
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Having read some of the reviews, we approached the museum with a little trepidation. The fleet on display were nicely laid out with information boards in both Portuguese and English. The trams looked in good condition. The power station display was a nice touch as...More

Thank 219north
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We were here one evening since my husband loves trams. But we were rather disappointed with the collection. 8€ was a bit much for what was there. The explanations were good. There were some videos but only in Portuguese. It is a little outside the...More

Thank Asha B
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This museum is not among the top search results but it is a lovely little gem! Everything is new, clean and tidy and the tramcars have been done up beautifully. You can climb into them and be driver for a day or just admire the...More

Thank Sila S
Reviewed 19 November 2016

A wonderful museum. Not too big, well set out. Nice location. You get a discount if you by a day ticket for the trams.

Thank DlkStokes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Spotted this wonderful attraction from a bus and later visited.Vintage trams are displayed in an attractive old building which originally generated electricity for the tram system.Very interesting tram exhibits and there is a part of the building which displays the original generating equipment.The trams are...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I've ridden trains in several countries and gone to museums in even more. I enjoyed this museum as much as, or more than, most. It's easy to get around and offers a nice selection of cars. It's rather inexpensive for admission. I wish they had...More

Thank TSKWVU70
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Follow the tracks until you get there. It is not that obvious otherwise. Slightly pricey at 8€ for an adult, although 4€ for a pensioner, For some reason the woman couldn't give us our tickets, said the system was down and to ask on our...More

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Carlos G
Este Museu tem entrada gratuita no primeiro domingo de cada mês?
1 April 2017|
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Carlos G
Preço de bilhetes?
1 April 2017|
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Desearía saber si ya está abierto, o para cuando se abrirá el Museo, en su página web pone que está cerrado por obras. Gracias.
11 August 2015|
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