Museu da Pólvora Negra

This museum illustrates the history of the Fábrica da Pólvora de Barcarena (Barcarena's Gunpowder Factory) and simultaneously documents the methods used in manufacturing gunpowder and the energies used during the 500 years the factory remained open.


Estrada das Fontaínhas


  • 2.00€
  • Difficult external parking
  • Museums
  • Toilets, Auditorium, Outdoor areas, Shop, Educational services, Bar/snack-bar, Restaurant, accessibility

    opening hours

  • tuesday: 11:00-17:00
  • wednesday: 11:00-17:00
  • thursday: 11:00-17:00
  • friday: 11:00-17:00
  • saturday: 11:00-17:00
  • sunday: 11:00-17:00

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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 intere…

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