Natural History Museum of the Porto University

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  • The museum is made up of four museological centres related to the natural and cultural heritage: Mineralogy Room, Palaeontology Room, Zoology Room, Archaeology and Pre-History Room. Presently only the Mineralogy Room can be visited. Previous booking for schools only.
  • GPS: 41.1472899, -8.615515
  • E-mail: mhn@fc.up.pt
  • Nearest Wi-fi/hotspot: Wifi Porto Digital - Jardim de João Chagas , From the south side of Praça Carlos Alberto, Praça dos Leões, Edifício da Reitoria da UP, Praça de Parada Leitão, Jardim de João Chagas (Cordoaria) and Praça de Lisboa
  • Bus: STCP - 200, STCP - 201, STCP - 207, STCP - 208, STCP - 300, STCP - 301, STCP - 302, STCP - 303, STCP - 304, STCP - 305, STCP - 501, STCP - 507, STCP - 601, STCP - 602, STCP - 703, STCP - 801, STCP - ZH, STCP - 12M, STCP - 13M
  • Tram: STCP - Circular trip Massarelos - Carmo, STCP - Circular trip Carmo - Batalha
  • Sightseeing Tours: City Sightseeing Portugal - Blue Line, Red Line; Yellow bus - Historical Porto, Porto Castles
  • Price: Free

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