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NewsMuseum

Rua Visconde de Monserrate 26, Sintra 2710-591, Portugal
+351 21 012 6600
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Museum with surprise

The News Museum here caught us by surprise. We went in there an found the place with unexpected... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2017
YTCHENG
,
Hong Kong, China
Cool museum

This is a very cool museum. I like the way they made you experience the news, it's very interactive... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
Silvia R
,
Barcelona, Spain
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"OUTSTANDING, INTELLIGENT AND FUN" The greatest Media and Communication experience in Europe. The NewsMuseum invokes and explains the media coverage of episodes of recent history and allows the visitors to interact with Radio and TV. The equipment is very modern and participative and includes a small auditorium prepared for educational visits. The experience is available in Portuguese and English.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua Visconde de Monserrate 26, Sintra 2710-591, Portugal
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+351 21 012 6600
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

The News Museum here caught us by surprise. We went in there an found the place with unexpected highlight. Very informative and interactive. Staff were helpful and patient. Worth to come and see the changes in day to day life. By the way, there was...More

Thank YTCHENG
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

This is a very cool museum. I like the way they made you experience the news, it's very interactive and inviting. However, not all information is translated in English so I could not read some parts like the comics on the wall. I also did...More

Thank Silvia R
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

Sintra is known for palaces and gardens, but this place is worth a visit too if you've got an extra hour or so. It's an interesting and interactive museum with exhibits on four levels. You can play a quiz game to test your news knowledge,...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

This was an unexpected highlight of our entire visit to Portugal, an informative, imaginative and content-rich exploration of the media industry. A dazzling array of interactive exhibits take you through the history of News, as well as tackling interesting issues such as the ethics of...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2017

So I just randomly saw this museum as my day in Sintra was coming to an end I saw it from the bus. I hopped off and popped inside and I was really taken by surprise at how well put together and comprehensive this place...More

Thank Tamim K
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

Best museam!!! I had so much fun, highly recomnded for everyone :) don't be tempted by all the castels and palcaes in Sintra, this is definitly one of the best attractions there.

Thank Nitzan I
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

One of the best and most interactive museums I have ever visited. Very interesting, well managed and with a very friendly staff.

Thank Christopher d
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Reviewed August 1, 2017

My friends and me spend most of our time in Lisbon, but a local told me in my home town to see Sintra. Long story short, on our last day we headed out to Sintra without any specific plans and just wanted to experience the...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

A great surprise, excellent job! Go and visit - alone, with the family or on a job break. It will be a wonderful morning/afternoon :)

Thank Sara R
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Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

I went to Sintra with my friend and partner for the day and we came across a sign for the Macho Media Exhibition at the News Museum. We decided to go to the museum for the Exhibition because it sounded great. The museum as a...More

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