The olive oil museum - Museu do Azeite - is located in a small hill upon the ancient Roman ruins of Bobadela in Oliveira do Hospital, near Coimbra, at the heart of a dazzling landscape.
This is a innovative museum with a challenging design. It has the shape of a giant olive branch, telling the timeless story of olive oil production. The Olive Oil Museum has an exhibit area, as well as a science corner for younger audiences.
Museu do Azeite organises activities and workshops for all ages, along with guided tours for groups.
The restaurant OLEA shows how important olive oil is for our health, showcasing mouth-watering specialities. The museum has also a shop that sells typical regional products and a cafeteria.