Lighthouses Head Office


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Lighthouses Head Office

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Typologies: Points of interest | Places
Categories: Lighthouses and Ports

Description

It is the main management body of lighthouses and navigation aid in Portugal. It accounts for 50 headlights, 338 lights, 148 floats, 26 beacons, 35 beeps, 56 harbours and 4 stations DGPS (Differential Global Positioning System), spread across the continent and the archipelagos of the Azores and Madeira. It was created in 1924 in Paço de Arcos, Oeiras and has facilities with several purposes, from workshops and technical centres to lighthouse keepers training to museum spaces and cultural events.

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Where to stay

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