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Fort of São Miguel Arcanjo reopens with new contents

25 January 2018

The S. Miguel Arcanjo Fort will reopen next Saturday, January 27, with new content. To mark the day, tickets will be free.

The monument was closed for the usual maintenance and renewal of the contents, marking the return to the activity with the exhibitions: historical and documentary ” The Fort of S. Miguel Arcanjo – Guardian of Memory”; photographic “Entre Ondas” by Vitor Estrelinha, and “Desktop” sculpture by Thierry Ferreira.

The Interpretation Center of the Nazaré Canyon in the room of the Hydrographic Institute (IH) and the Surfer Wall Museum (with the exhibition of surfboards of athletes that live the experience of the waves of the North Beach) complete the permanent cultural offer in this building historical, one of the most visited of the county.

In four years of regular opening to the public, 400,000 tourists passed through space. By year, 2017 was exceptional. 174 thousand people traveled to the Fort, which represents a growth compared to 2016 (121,374 visitors) and a start in relation to 2015 (80 thousand visits), the second year of experience of opening the monument to the public during the twelve months to the year .

Reopening of the Fort
January 27 (Saturday)
4:00 p.m.
Free admission on this day

Fort of S. Miguel Arcanjo
Open daily
10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Admission: € 1 (free for children up to 10 years old)

News: Nazaré City Hall

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