Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture in Leiria

Spend a day in Leiria and it rapidly becomes apparent just how much the region has to offer to students, young professionals, and families. Its industrial past transformed it into an ambitous, diverse and lively urban centre.

There are things to do every day. From music and theatre shows, to historical sites, exhibitions, comedy shows, conferences, open discussions, book releases, you have plenty of cultural events in the region.

We believe that having creative hobbies as extracurricular activities can only improve your academic performance.

get creative in leiria

Art is Everywhere

In Leiria, there’s always something to do or see. This is the place where you can even breathe creativity. Politécnico de Leiria’s School of Arts and Design is an international leader in arts teaching and promotes events and activities that have a positive impact on the region’s economy and people.

Museu de Leiria
www.cm-leiria.pt

Museu José Malhoa . Caldas da Rainha
www.culturacentro.gov.pt/museu-jose-malhoa

Museu da Cerâmica . Caldas da Rainha
www.culturacentro.gov.pt/museu-ceramica

Museu Nacional da Resistência e da Liberdade . Peniche
www.museunacionalresistencialiberdade-peniche.gov.pt/pt

Museu do Vidro . Marinha Grande
www.cm-mgrande.pt

Museu de Torres Vedras
www.cm-tvedras.pt/cultura/museu-municipal

Castelo de Leiria
www.cm-leiria.pt

Mosteiro da Batalha
www.mosteirobatalha.gov.pt

Mosteiro de Alcobaça
www.mosteiroalcobaca.gov.pt

Fortaleza de Peniche
www.patrimoniocultural.gov.pt

Fortaleza de S. Vicente . Linhas de Torres
www.patrimoniocultural.gov.pt

Livraria Arquivo . Leiria
www.arquivolivraria.pt

Teatro José Lúcio . Leiria
www.teatrojlsilva.pt

Teatro Miguel Franco . Leiria
www.teatrojlsilva.pt/evento/equipamento/teatro-miguel-franco

Espaço O Nariz . Leiria
www.onariz.pt

Centro Cultural e de Congressos . Caldas da Rainha
www.ccc.com.pt

Teatro Stephens . Marinha Grande
www.teatrostephens.pt

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