Located on the peninsula of Setúbal, Seixal municipality is part of the metropolitan area of Lisbon. The privileged geographic location, along with the improvement of accessibility and mobility progression, namely in terms of public transport, contributed to the exponential growth of necessarily large villages, enterprises and social equipment. At the bottom, the County went from a rural oriented territory, to a markedly Urban Council. The Quinta do Rouxinol and Quinta de São João, archaeological sites present in the municipality, bear witness to human presence since prehistory. The administrative and territorial organisation of the County has been the subject of several amendments, factor that contributed to that, only in the reign of Maria II, in the year 1836, obtained the Rights Council. The Bay of Seixal, considered to be the calling card of the municipality, press for its landscape and ornithological richness, aquatic fauna. Here are sighted many migratory birds like herons and sporadically colonies of flamingos. Because of its natural conditions, the Bay serves as a stage for the practice of various sporting activities, such as sailing and canoeing.
What to do in Seixal
Parque Urbano do Seixal
Localizado no Alto Dona Ana, com uma área de cerca de 5 hectares, o Parque Urbano do Seixal reúne as condições ideais para a prática de atividade física e momentos de lazer ao ar livre, com uma vista espantosa sobre Lisboa. Os utilizadores podem usufruir de miradouros, mesas para piqueniques, um anfiteatro natural, várias zonas de sombras e caminhos ao …
Baía do Seixal
The Bay of Seixal, considered the ex-libris of the municipality, press for its landscape and ornithological richness, aquatic fauna. Here, are sighted many migratory birds as, herons, real and sporadically colonies of flamingos. The Bay, for its natural conditions, serves as a stage for the practice of various sporting activities.
Fórum Cultural do Seixal
A space that welcomes several activities, such as congresses and performances, among other events.
Ecomuseu Municipal do Seixal - Núcleo do Moinho de Maré de Corroios
After several works of conservation and requalification, the Ecomuseum Municipal do Seixal is open to the public. Inside, is a long-term exhibition "600 years of Grinding in the Tide mill de Corroios".
Ecomuseu Municipal do Seixal - Núcleo Naval
Located in an ancient shipyard, this space divulges the craftswork construction of models of Tejo's boats and the heritahe of the Tejo's estuary, namely the nautical heritage.
Marginal do Seixal
Along the coast road and the River as a company, it is possible to perform walks enjoying the beautiful landscape that surrounds this whole area, at the same time practicing sports.
Passeio no Tejo
Walks in the Tagus, carried out throughout the year, aboard the frigate Bay boat do Seixal. To make an appointment, just contact the Tourism Office of Seixal.
Parque Natural da Quinta do Serrado
A large space with a maintenance circuit, an area for shows, a playground, a picnic area, locker rooms and a WC.
Olaria Romana da Quinta do Rouxinol
Can be seen, only the lower two furnace piriformis plant furnaces, with a small access corridor and three arcades of grid support (however felled). Were found discarded materials during the manufacturing process in two pits located south of ovens. Is …
Quinta da Fidalga
Quinta da Fidalga distinguishes itself by its tidal Lake, constituting a natural monument on hydraulic architecture. Its origin dates back to the 15th century, always associated with agricultural and recreational functions. It's rumoured that Paulo da Gama, Vasco da Gama's …
Quinta da Trindade
A building of the 1600s that was later altered. A special not to the tiles on the stairways and in the rooms.
Ecomuseu Municipal do Seixal - Núcelo da Mundet
Foi a maior empresa do setor corticeiro em Portugal e, durante algum tempo, do mundo. Reconhecida pela sua política social inovadora, ficou intimamente ligada à vida de muitas gerações de seixalenses, sendo por isso um ponto de passagem obrigatório para …
Espaço Memória - Tipografia Popular
Criada sob a designação de Tipografia Popular A. Palaio, Lda., instalou-se no Seixal em 1955 e aí funcionou durante cinco décadas. A antiga oficina tipográfica foi requalificada para funcionar como núcleo museológico onde os visitantes são convidados a vivenciar as …
Oficina de Artes Manuel Cargaleiro
Projeto arquitetónico da autoria de Álvaro Siza Vieira, situado no espaço da Quinta da Fidalga. A exposição "A essência da Forma" evidencia os inúmeros projetos de revestimento cerâmico, realizados por Manuel Cargaleiro ao longo da sua vida artística. Tem por …
Ecomuseu Municipal do Seixal - Extensão da Fábrica de Pólvora de Vale de Milhaços
A space that belongs to the Ecomuseu Municipal do Seixal (Municipal Ecomuseum of Seixal), featuring the exhibition Gunpowder Factory of Milhaços Valley - 19th and 20th centuries. The space and the work, the circuit of the powder and the steam …
Where to eat in Seixal
Argentinian, Italian, Mexican, Thai, Vegetarian
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Where to sleep in Seixal
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