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Muro de Azulejos

Worth a view if you are in the area otherwise may not be worth going out of your way . Depicts the... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
grahame L
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Ignore the trip advisor map!

Head to Povoa do Varzim and the casino. It’s just opposite on the breakwater wall. Worth a visit if... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Becca165
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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“ceramic tiles”(2 reviews)
“worth a visit”(3 reviews)
“history”(11 reviews)
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Rua Central 12 | Junto ao Pavilhão Municipal de Terras de Bouro, Povoa de Varzim 4490-408, Portugal
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Worth a view if you are in the area otherwise may not be worth going out of your way . Depicts the history of Povoa De Varzim in ceramic tiles. The wall is opposite the casino.

Thank grahame L
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Head to Povoa do Varzim and the casino. It’s just opposite on the breakwater wall. Worth a visit if you are in the area

Thank Becca165
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This ceramic tile wall is one of the few things that are worth to visit after the modern changes on what use to be a beautiful city like póvoa de Varzim. The city now still has some nice old squares also old houses many with...More

Thank Carlos B
Reviewed 15 October 2017

...never hurts. A simple yet stunning demonstration of the cities history. A must see what takes no longer than 20min but will tell you a lot.

Thank iceblade
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Shipbuilders, seafarers, fisherman, politician, the shore line to the Atlantic Ocean. Picture says more than a thousand words. And these pictures are on a wall. Beside the wall you can also take a stroll along the beach. Enjoyable!

Thank WaegemakersChin
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous extensive tiles showing history of Povoa de Vazim. Sad faces of women waiting for fishermen to return, feasts, fishing boats. In very good condition. a must see. Located on waterfront.

Thank lily5555
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

These tiles are very much worth seeing. The Portuguese are proud of their relationship with the ocean and fishing tradition and this is so very much representative of that history and pride.

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Caught sight of these whilst walking into Povoa on my Camino. Checked them out on my return home and this reveals an amazing and unique local culture in Povoa. The siglas/signage alongside the amazing depictions have runic and local family significance. Povoas unique cultural history...More

Thank stevo96
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Located somewhat off the tourist routes of Lisbon, this museum is impressive andits preserves the best expression of the spirit of Portuguese, its presents the traditions of the Portuguese people. You will see extensive exhibition of azulejos-Tile 20x20 cm size is preserved until today. In...More

Thank Hoinara
Reviewed 8 February 2017

What a beautiful wall! So much history and so many traditions shown! What a beautiful work of azulejos! I love it, absolutely adore it!

Thank Violeta H
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