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Prisao Academica, Coimbra

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#3 of 11 in Museums in Coimbra
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
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  • The visit to the Prisão Académica is an integral part of the visit to the Biblioteca Joanina. Reviewing it here separately does not seem particularly significant to us. Our guided (but not... 
    The visit to the Prisão Académica is an integral part of the visit to the Biblioteca Joanina. Reviewing it here separately does not seem particularly significant to us. Our guided (but not...  more »
  • a 2 cell prison from the time that the University had own court. A perfect add-on if visiting Biblioteca Joanina. 
    a 2 cell prison from the time that the University had own court. A perfect add-on if visiting Biblioteca Joanina.  more »
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  • Cool spot which professors would use to discipline students.
  • I would not recommend this for anyone with claustrophobia. The cell is tiny and really made you imagine what it would be like to be locked up in there.

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