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    For the hundredth anniversary of Eddington’s expedition to Principe and as part of the celebrations tied to the “Eddington at Sundy: 100 years Later” project, it is our goal to create a thematic space at Roça Sundy focusing on the history and science of the eclipse observations that took place at the iconic Roça Sundy.


    This physical space is a way of marking the historic connection with science, safeguarding the legacy of a major scientific event, and also consolidating the projects and initiatives developed in Principe Island related to this historical episode. The conceptualisation of the Thematic Space includes, on the one hand, historical and scientific information, and, on the other hand, scientific learning experiences that involve the visitor in the construction of scientific knowledge.


    Thematic Space aims: