The Science Museum of the University of Coimbra, located in the refurbished building of "Lab Chimico", of neoclassical style, is an interactive space that seeks to make known the science the public of all ages, from the collections of scientific instruments at the University of Coimbra. Waiting for you are many objects which tell different stories and curious, stories that will awaken in them the desire to learn even more. With the help of a team of highly qualified monitors, will be able to discover the exhibitions and original and creative educational activities that help meet the science in a …
This collection features three different manifestations of traditional culture of the city of Coimbra: Fado, the bonfires of Saint John and the Pilgrimage of the Holy Spirit. In the exhibition "The chordophones Louzã Henriques collection" is part of a collection of musical instruments from the doctor Louzã Henriques.
The Pocket Theatre is the place where the theatre of the University of Coimbra Students rehearse and presents its shows. There's room for about 70 people and is located in the building of the Associação Académica de Coimbra.
The core of the walled city, through the reconstitution of the defensive structure of the city, allow visitors a better understanding of the history and of the urban space of Coimbra. In the Tower of Almedina-interpretive center of the walled city — stands a model of the medieval city, an important contribution to a correct evaluation and interpretation of the main buildings of the medieval city. On the top floor has a panoramic image of Coimbra. The visit can be complemented with a pedestrian path, which will observe the traces of the wall have survived over the centuries.