On the 15th and 16th of March, the integration of the Côa Museum in the Network of Living Science Centers will be commemorated with a Science Festival. A project in partnership with the Living Science National Agency, the Open Science Platform and the Transhumance and Nature Association, which directly involves the municipalities and school groups of the municipalities of Vila Nova de Foz Côa, Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo, Pinhel and Meda.
During two days the Town Square of Vila Nova de Foz Côa will be filled with workshops, local products market and scientific activities promoted by national higher education institutions, organizations that promote scientific activities, other entities and local producers.
It will be the first of four Science Festivals in the Côa Valley that, by the end of the year, will cover the remaining municipalities of the Archaeological Park area.
The Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education and the President of the Living Science National Agency will attend the Festival.