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Surprise find in the most unlikely place...

Who would have thunk it? A great museum dedicated to the media in the middle of a tiny village in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul L
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nyc
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Beautiful .......

A beautiful and small news building with all news chronicles from the past. A beautiful building to... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
annapaul2014
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New Delhi, India
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"OUTSTANDING, INTELLIGENT AND FUN" The greatest Media and Communication experience in Europe. The NewsMuseum invokes and explains the media coverage of episodes of recent history and allows the visitors to interact with Radio and TV. The equipment...more
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Rua Visconde de Monserrate 26, Sintra 2710-591, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Who would have thunk it? A great museum dedicated to the media in the middle of a tiny village in Portugal. I have no idea what this museum is doing here or why it’s here but I’m a journalist and I can tell you that...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

This was an interesting surprise in Palace country; you will find it by seeing famous people on their windows. If you are on a time constraint, I would stick to the palaces.

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

A beautiful and small news building with all news chronicles from the past. A beautiful building to visit in this small quaint town.

Thank annapaul2014
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Went as a teacher with HS kids. Very interesting and informative. Great history lesson and journey of how journalism has changed over the years. Fantastic technology inside including interactive displays. Still, if I were a family or couple visiting, it wouldn’t be top of my...More

Thank Lori R
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Found this great modern museum by chance, well worth an hour or two 's visit. Very well presented, informative and thought provoking look at the way the news influences our lives. Some great interactive experiences and don't miss the opportunity to be a TV news...More

Thank Lynn-Wendy
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

While the roads around were full of tourists there were not too many people in the museum. Our 7 years old boy was fascinated and so were we parents. 1 hour is not enough, rather expect to spend more time.

Thank gdoppler
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Very interesting museum. A good overlooking panorama on the development of the media during the last decades, not forgetting a vision of the future. Although with a central location in Sintra town (which is convenient for visitors) the size of the building is not big...More

Thank Vitor A
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The News Museum here caught us by surprise. We went in there an found the place with unexpected highlight. Very informative and interactive. Staff were helpful and patient. Worth to come and see the changes in day to day life. By the way, there was...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a very cool museum. I like the way they made you experience the news, it's very interactive and inviting. However, not all information is translated in English so I could not read some parts like the comics on the wall. I also did...More

Thank Silvia R
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Sintra is known for palaces and gardens, but this place is worth a visit too if you've got an extra hour or so. It's an interesting and interactive museum with exhibits on four levels. You can play a quiz game to test your news knowledge,...More

Thank soliteyah
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