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Centro Ciencia Viva

Rotunda do Ilheu Mole, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
+351 291 854 274
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photographic display, science puzzles and more

this was fun. For one euro as seniors offered as add on to aquarium entrance, we enjoyed a... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2018
EleanorStoneham
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London, England, United Kingdom
No living, no science!

Ciencia viva? Not much sign of either living or science. Don't be fooled by notices at the entrance... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2017
pete64
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Yorkshire, UK
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Feb 17, 2018
“photographic display, science puzzles and more”
Mar 16, 2017
“No living, no science!”
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Rotunda do Ilheu Mole, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

this was fun. For one euro as seniors offered as add on to aquarium entrance, we enjoyed a photographic display of local traditions, a further display of old photos, a display of flax, its cultivation and conversion into cloth, some fun maths puzzles, a display...More

Thank EleanorStoneham
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Ciencia viva? Not much sign of either living or science. Don't be fooled by notices at the entrance about a Charles Darwin exhibition. All this "exhibition" consists of is a few information panels and no artefacts. A complete waste of time.

Thank pete64
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

A beautiful building with so much potential for exhibits. Just an array of posters and a gift shop. Very disappointing and not worth the effort. Took us 10 minutes to see it all.

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

The exhibition consists mainly of posters that have more to do with art and culture than with science. The majority come with information in Portuguese and English; a few are just in Portuguese. Apart from a few puzzles that may interest children, there's also an...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Very small museum, if it could be called "museum" at all. Little information, no explanations, lots of info not related to science and looks like it is used just to fill up the space. A very small part of it might be interesting for small...More

Thank Ag N
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Not very interesting. Presented in Portuguese language. Very strange combination of subjects. Poor explanation.

Thank Henk N
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