University of Porto – Historical Instruments from the Institute of Geophysics – Portugal

IMAPP intro page Univ of Porto June 22 2017


The instruments actually belong to the Geophysical Institute of the University of Porto and have been entrusted to the Museum of Science – presently Museum of Natural History and Science – to be studied and preserved while the Institute’s historical building undergoes renovation.

The instruments are not listed online. We have between 100-150 instruments. If you are interested in learning more about our instruments please contact me at


Marisa Monteiro, curator