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Museu do Azeite, Belmonte

Centro Historico, Belmonte, Portugal
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2 story property that shows a little about the olive oil process

This was part of a tour stop in Belmonte covering 3 properties; it is rather small and lacks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
chicago90Phoenix
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Olive oil!

Didn't realize it was a museum until I came to review. We had a tasting with our tour group and... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Linda B
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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15 Apr 2018
“Olive oil!”
2 weeks ago
“2 story property that shows a little about the olive oil process”
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Centro Historico, Belmonte, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was part of a tour stop in Belmonte covering 3 properties; it is rather small and lacks exciting or interactive olive oil information. There are a few machines and pictures, but doesn't razzle dazzle you on all things olive oil.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Didn't realize it was a museum until I came to review. We had a tasting with our tour group and walked around the downstairs with the machinery. Guess that was the museum part! ;)

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The quickest visit to a museum I have been too. Considering the importance of olive oil in this region and Portugal, they could have done a lot better. Very disappointed. I’ve been to Restaurantes with better olive oil reproduction equipment.

Thank Salutec L
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Very clean and nice place, very little to see in the museu. Basically see what they used to use. Other than that has the small shop store

Thank Ricardo P
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

very modern museum in a very old recuperated traditional architecture building where you can taste and learn everything about the olive tree and its products, sample and buy the best olive oil of the country

Thank drchrysc
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

A cute little museum with actual piece showing some of the production of all of oil they also have all of oil tasting and some other products made from all of oil from the region

Thank johng88888
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Reviewed 11 February 2016

I went there only because we payed the full ticket to see all 5 museums. Well keept, were you also can buy some olive oil and taste some.

Thank GIlberto E
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

A very interesting little place to visit to learn the olive oil making process. One can also sample different types of olive oil and buy the favourite.

Thank JoBloggs771
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

Must do. It's not big but it is charming and quite appealing. It's well organised and the collection is interesting.

Thank Cristina B
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Reviewed 5 June 2015

Worth a 1 hr visit, more with children, as it gives a good idea of the production method for olive oil.

Thank dardarOmer_Israel
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