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the birth of the city

Marinha Grande born from the glass factory and that story (and more) you can find the museum... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2017
Jorge F
A really nice museum and workshop

The glass industry has been in the town of Marinha Grande for centuries and the museum very nicely... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2016
Melanie S
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19 Sep 2017
“the birth of the city”
4 Aug 2016
“A really nice museum and workshop”
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Reviewed September 19, 2017

Marinha Grande born from the glass factory and that story (and more) you can find the museum, because in the rest of the city, the artist side of it is almost dead.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Jorge F
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

The glass industry has been in the town of Marinha Grande for centuries and the museum very nicely shows the lovely glasswork through the ages. In addition there are artisans demonstrating glass making which is great to watch together with some good art exhibitions. It...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Melanie S
Reviewed August 13, 2015

I went the last weekend with my to little kids. We all love it. Nice people, well organized. Cheap price to enter (kids for free). And they had the oportunity so see artesans working live the glass. We all recomend it!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Rute_Carmo
Reviewed May 3, 2015

I love everything glass, so we decided to visit the centre of the Portuguese Glass Industry in Marina Grande. The Museum was all laid out very nice in the building that the owner of the glass factory used to live in. Beautiful examples of glass...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Manhana
Reviewed August 20, 2013

Well its not expensive... You'll see glass... lots of types of glass... and in the end which is the better part you'll see somebody making glass. thats the good part... aside that... its glass...

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Pedro_Duarte_85
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