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Luz Village - Aldeia da Luz

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Luz Village - Aldeia da Luz
Location
7240-100 LUZ MOU
District:Évora
County :Mourão
Parish:Luz
Contacts


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Description of the place: Luz Village is a sort of Atlantis of Alentejo region. This ancient village located in the left riverbank of Guadiana was sacrificed in the name of progress. The filling of Alqueva dam forced the population to move to a new village built from zero at an upper level. The Luz Village museum is located in the new village, and it was founded in 2003 after the village was submerged. The museum was created in accordance with the wish of local inhabitants who wanted to preserve their identity in the new Luz village. In 2005, Portuguese Museum Association paid a special tribute to this museum.

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MORE INFORMATION

Description of the place: Luz Village is a sort of Atlantis of Alentejo region. This ancient village located in the left riverbank of Guadiana was sacrificed in the name of progress. The filling of Alqueva dam forced the population to move to a new village built from zero at an upper level. The Luz Village museum is located in the new village, and it was founded in 2003 after the village was submerged. The museum was created in accordance with the wish of local inhabitants who wanted to preserve their identity in the new Luz village. In 2005, Portuguese Museum Association paid a special tribute to this museum.

If any of the information is incorrect, please send an email to lifecooler office

Localização
7240-100 LUZ MOU
Distrito:Évora
County:Mourão
Parish:Luz
Contactos


If any of the information is incorrect, please send an email to lifecooler office

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