Fábrica da Pólvora de Barcarena

An important element of the industrial archaeology, the Fábrica da Pólvora de Barcarena (Barcarena's Gunpowder Factory) has a high historic and cultural interest. Through the recovery of several buildings and equipments that testify to the making of gunpowder an interesting space of leisure and culture has been created.


Estrada das Fontainhas


  • Private parking
  • Cultural centers
  • Outdoor areas, Temporary exhibitions, Toilets, Bar/snack-bar, Exposições, Educational services

    opening hours


  • monday: 09:00-02:00
  • tuesday: 09:00-02:00
  • thursday: 09:00-02:00
  • wednesday: 09:00-02:00
  • friday: 09:00-02:00
  • saturday: 09:00-02:00
  • sunday: 09:00-02:00
  • holiday: 09:00-02:00

Cultural Centers near Fábrica da Pólvora de Barcarena

Rua 25 de Abril, 5, Linda-a-Velha

Auditório Municipal Ruy de Carvalho

Large, modern space where various cultural and recreational activities. Has a capacity of 150 people pair, divided by audience and by the counter.

Avenida dos Cavaleiros , Carnaxide

Cinema City Alegro Alfragide

Set of ten integrated cinemas at the Mall Alegro.

Rua Coro de Santo Amaro de Oeiras, Oeiras

Anfiteatro do Parque dos Poetas

Outdoor amphitheater, located in a nice green area. Here there are several cultural and recreational events.

Are you going to Oeiras?

See how suggestions of places to visit we have for you!!

Best Of  in Oeiras

What do do near Fábrica da Pólvora de Barcarena