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Minister of Science launches 2.5 ME International Award for research projects on the Côa Valley

Minister of Science launches 2.5 ME International Award for research projects on the Côa Valley

Manuel Heitor, Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, announced at the Côa Museum the creation of the “Foz Coa International Research Award”, with a global allocation of 2.5 million euros, to finance SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH PROJECTS AND TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT for the promotion of R & D activities of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary scope in the region...

March 19, 2019March 19, 2019
Passport to discover Côa Valley-Siega Verde, Altamira and Lascaux

Passport to discover Côa Valley-Siega Verde, Altamira and Lascaux

The museums and archaeological sites of the Coa Valley – Siega Verde, Altamira and Lascaux have announced the creation of a Rock Art Passport, thus promoting the circulation of visitors between spaces classified as UNESCO World Heritage. At a meeting held on 13 March at the Côa Museum, under the General Protocol for Collaboration in...

March 19, 2019March 19, 2019
New guides training began this week

New guides training began this week

On February 22, the new training course of Rock Art guides began, promoted by the Côa Parque Foundation, in partnership with the School of Communication Administration and Tourism of the Polytechnic Institute of Bragança. At the end of the course, there will be more qualified professionals to show the country and the world the extraordinary...

February 23, 2019February 23, 2019
Almond blossom circuit

Almond blossom circuit

This year, the Coa Museum welcomes once again CP’s almond blossom circuit! This magnificent journey crosses the Beira Alta and Douro regions, where the green backdrop is speckled with the almond trees in bloom, on a circuit back through time and local traditions. Special trains, from Oporto Campanhã to Celorico da Beira and back from Vila Franca...

February 22, 2019February 22, 2019
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