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Museu do Trabalho Michel Giacometti

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Address: Largo Defensores da Republica, Setubal 2910-470, Portugal
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+351 265 522 400

Also known as Museum of Work of Setubal

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You can find this Museum on the following adress: Larog Defensores da Republica. This museum has been erased to receive the ethnographic collection, who was brought together by... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2016
Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
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Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

You can find this Museum on the following adress: Larog Defensores da Republica. This museum has been erased to receive the ethnographic collection, who was brought together by the young students of the "Civil Students Service" from the plan of work and culture, this under the supervision of the man who dedicated the whole of his energie into this project,... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 20 September 2015

Very quiet place, rather big but unfortunately not Much information is given in English. People make you feel very welcome

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Reviewed 23 June 2013

As over-65s we got in free (others pay a very modest fee), but were still given a guided tour in English by the very friendly staff. All aspects of the sardine industry were covered, including printing the labels on the tins. The history and demise of the industry in Setubal were described briefly and interestingly. It seems it was the... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 26 August 2010

This wonderful and unique museum in Portugal is set in a former Sardine Factory. Setubal once had many of these but they have all closed sown, though there are still one or two chimneys on the horizon. The Sardine story is only one of the industries covered in this museum, that also covers past rural industries. Of course the Sardine... More 

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