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Navio Hospital Gil Eannes

2019-08-29 10:11:19



Navio Hospital Gil Eannes (Gil Eannes Hospital Ship)  The Gil Eannes Hospital Ship, built in Viana do Castelo in 1955, for decades supported the Portuguese cod fishing fleet that operated on the banks of Newfoundland and Greenland. 

It has been converted into a Museological Unit and Sea Centre, giving its visitors a truly remarkable experience.

Today it is a focal visitor attraction in Viana do Castelo.





Address: Doca Comercial 4900-405 Viana do Castelo

Telephone:+351 258 809 710

E-mail:geral@fundacaogileannes.pt

Website: http://www.fundacaogileannes.pt  


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