Museu da Ciência
This wonderful science museum occupies a centuries-old former monastery converted by Pombal into the university’s chemical engineering...
The large, severe 'new' cathedral, started by the Jesuits in 1598 and completed a century later, dominates the square of the same name...
The green-fingered can head to this museum, used for teaching students of botany. Entrance is through the botanic garden.
Teatro Académico de Gil Vicente
This university-run auditorium is an important theatre, cinema and concert venue.
Cafetaria Museu da Ciência
Tucked away in a remote part of the top of town, the science museum's cafe offers a large interior warmed by a log fire and an excellent...
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Join the black-cape-clad students at their student-union bar, where beers are cheap and everyone is welcome. The esplanade out back, with wood decking and a grassy lawn, makes an agreeable refuge.