Architecture

Igreja Conventual de S. Francisco de Assis / Percurso Museológico de São Francisco de Assis no Porto / Igreja Conventual de São Francisco do Porto / Igreja dos Terceiros de S. Francisco do Porto / Museu de Arte Sacra / Cemitério Catacumbal Igreja Conventual de S. Francisco de Assis / Percurso Museológico de São Francisco de Assis no Porto / Igreja Conventual de São Francisco do Porto / Igreja dos Terceiros de S. Francisco do Porto / Museu de Arte Sacra / Cemitério Catacumbal
Religious venues
The city's most important Gothic temple, whose construction began in the fourteenth century.It is one of the most important works of the Baroque, by...
Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art
Museums and Theme centres
The Serralves Museum is Portugal's leading contemporary art museum, designed by the architect Siza Vieira and located in the unique spaces of the Serr...
Arch or Door of Sant Arch or Door of Sant'Ana
Monuments
The Arco (arch) or Porta (door) of Sant'Ana das Aldas, was one of the four doors of the old Porto borough, giving access to the river and to the merch...
Lapa Cemetery Lapa Cemetery
Monuments
The Cemetery of the Brotherhood of Nossa Senhora da Lapa is the oldest Portuguese romantic cemetery. The mausoleums settled here by the noble families...
Palace of Freixo Palace of Freixo
Monuments
The Palace of Freixo, built in the mid 18th century, is one of the most remarkable monuments of Portuguese civil baroque designed by the architect Nas...
Fortress S. João Baptista Fortress S. João Baptista
Monuments
The fortress was built at the end of the sixteenth century to protect the coast and the Douro entrance. Modern strongholds were added (sec. XVII) to...
Serralves House Serralves House
Monuments
The Casa de Serralves, the Serralves Foundation headquarters, was built in the 1930s and is one of the best examples of the Art Deco movement in Europ...
Rua Cândido dos Reis Rua Cândido dos Reis
Streets & Gardens
The street named 'Rua Cândido dos Reis' is located near the Clérigos Tower and the Lello Bookshop. This area is known for its night life, offering sev...
Restaurante de Serralves Restaurante de Serralves
Restaurants
Settled in the building of the Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art it offers a privileged view over the Park. Every day there is a full buffett at lu...
Palco Palco
Restaurants
Urban and sophisticated space, with decoration which reflects on scenic arts giving continuity to the hotel in which it is located.The refined cuisi...
Café Majestic Café Majestic
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Founded in 1921, it is considered to be one of the most beautiful and representative examples of Art Nouveau in Porto exuding an atmosphere of luxury,...
VINUM Restaurant & Wine Bar VINUM Restaurant & Wine Bar
Restaurants
The restaurant is part of the Graham's Cellars in Vila Nova de Gaia. These were originally built in 1890 but today have been completely restored. Th...

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Porto Legends - The Underground Experience
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Terminus, Ossário
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