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Parque Tematico da Madeira

Estrada do Parque Tematico n.0 1 | Fonte da Pedra, Santana, Madeira 9230-098, Portugal
+351 291 570 410
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Can't understand what I paid for

Very boring. There were two playgrounds, but we've seen better free ones here. There was a tiny... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Moscow, Russia
via mobile
3* potential improvement but still enjoyable

We visited here as a group of adults and granted this is of course geared up for children there... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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At the Madeira Theme Park visitors will experience and learn about the traditions of Madeira and embrace nature in the beautiful setting that is the Madeira Theme Park! Experience Madeira in a single unique place. You can join Tradicional activities and knew the Santana`s typical houses.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average28%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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Estrada do Parque Tematico n.0 1 | Fonte da Pedra, Santana, Madeira 9230-098, Portugal
+351 291 570 410
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very boring. There were two playgrounds, but we've seen better free ones here. There was a tiny pool for rowing around, but they didn't allow kids unattended, and adults would look ridiculous. There was a train going around the park, but don't suppose it's a...More

Thank Elisandra1980
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as a group of adults and granted this is of course geared up for children there were a few exhibitions that definitely held our attention for long enough. The Madeira indoor boat ride was cute but could have been improved with better...More

1  Thank brightonbelle2015
Reviewed 19 August 2017

When we went it was so quiet it was almost deserted. I'm not sure who the "theme park" is aimed at...the history of madeira is interesting with the houses set up how they would be but the rest...particularly the train ride must take less than...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The park is beautifully situated. And breathes a sympathetic atmosphere. The park is quite well maintained (though some of the exhibitions are closed and some interactions/projections are out of order). It feels that the park misses so many opportunities. Both in earning money (parking garage...More

1  Thank JJWVD
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The words 'Theme Park' invariably conjure up images of cartoon characters and hair raising roller coaster rides. That is not the case here. The park is spacious and well laid out and very calm! The theme is Madeira Island, its nature, culture and history. That...More

Thank Martin A
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Plenty of parking. Cheap entry tickets 1 euro per person. (We paid for entry only) Paddle boats are a euro each Not overcrowded Lots of history, people in period dress, demonstrating how they used to live, houses, demonstrating weaving machines, embroidery, making baskets. You can...More

Thank Teddy1582
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

It is a good spot to spend 2-3 hours and know q little bit about Madeira story. It have several options for kids and they can learn a lot from present exhibitions. Also have boats to ride, radical playground and artesans making typical products. It...More

Thank msgoliveira
Reviewed 9 May 2017

There is so much to see at Madeira that stopping here even for 10 minutes shall be considered a total waste of time. All the city of Santana with its so called "traditional roots" is one big misery. Compared to other open-air museums (or thematic...More

Thank Michal S
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Nice spot for spending 2-3 hours. About 20 things to visit spanning handicrafts, nature, science. Playgrounds and boats. Not really for very small children.

Thank ch6006hc
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Described as a family attraction first impressions are all about things to do with children, but whilst the train and boating lake looked fun, as adults we found the Island of the World exhibition excellent. It provides over an hour of information on the history...More

Thank Rob A
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