Museu do Queijo, Covilha

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  • I though that I knew everything about cheese: I was wrong ! It's a small museum but we learn a lot about Serra da Estrela cheese - from the milk to the final product ! For instance I learned...  more »
  • Absolutely worth seeking out. Fantastic little gem, hidden away, but very deserving of a visit for any cheese lover visiting the Serra da Estrela region! Cinco estrelas! Absolutamente é vala pena...  more »
  • Came here after reading all the great reviews in English, only to be dismissed at the door by a lady in Portuguese that there is nothing here for us. Was hoping that they have a leaflet we could use to self-guide ourselves through the museum but nothing-for some reason she was very rude and bothered by us not speaking Portuguese, while we stupidly drove extra 150km to visit the museum and learn about the cheese.
  • Staff doesn’t speak a single word in English, and there is no info in English at all. It seemed that they were annoyed we even asked for it. It’s a shame, we were really excited and drove from far away. Could have been a nice experience.

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