Universidade de Coimbra

Project Description

Outdoor wayfinding and signage project in a UNESCO World Heritage area:

The project presents the principals of a wayfinding research including the architectural, religious, cultural and natural heritage incorporated in Universidade de Coimbra classified ad WORLD HERITAGE in 2013.

By developing positioning awareness, path selection and destination recognition analysis, we are concerned with the placement of the signaling support structure for the implementation of an appropriate and creative solution, with the main goal of orientation and various types of information.

Description and definition of a global and coherent picture, turning the route attractive and intuitive, being also able to favor the visibility and appreciation of exceptional monumental values, disclosing their natural beauty and cultural wealth, driving the patrimonial education and the cultural tourism, being also able to facilitate the access and interpretation of the monuments and the historical sets in the knowledge of the heritage.