Architecture

English Factory English Factory
Monuments
Designed by John Whitehead in neo-Palladian style and built between 1785 and 1790, it was meant to be used as a meeting place for the English business...
Rectory of the University of Porto Rectory of the University of Porto
Monuments
Designed by Carlos Amarante in the neoclassical style and financedby the Literary Subsidy, a taxon wine, 1803.The building, of classical style, ...
Prado do Repouso Cemetery Prado do Repouso Cemetery
Monuments
Inaugurated in 1839 as the first public cemetery in Porto, it is considered a true `death museum`. Porto's funeral art is very specific, mainly with n...
Santo António Hospital (Centro Hospitalar do Porto) Santo António Hospital (Centro Hospitalar do Porto)
Monuments
The hospital was built between 1770 and 1825 by the Public Works Board, in neo-Palladian English style, or 'Port Wine Architecture', following a plan ...
Church of S. Pedro de Miragaia Church of S. Pedro de Miragaia
Religious venues
Known for being one of the most ancient churches in the city, the temple went through deep architectonic changes in the 1830s.From the crossing, the...
Stock Exchange Palace Stock Exchange Palace
Monuments
A National Monument, the Palácio da Bolsa (Stock Exchange Palace) is the property and headquarters of the Commercial Association of Porto. It was des...
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...
Casa das Artes Casa das Artes
Monuments
In the gardens of the Palace of the Viscount of Vilar d'Allen, designed by architect José Marques da Silva in 1927 and facing Rua Ruben A, is the Casa...
Poivron Rouge - Crowne Plaza Porto Poivron Rouge - Crowne Plaza Porto
Restaurants
In the cosy and traditional atmosphere of the bar and restaurant Poivron Rouge, you'll find a varied selection of offerings which combine the flavours...
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,...

Events - What's on in Porto

25.10.2019
Showcooking Vida Ativa: Receitas Vegetarianas
This will be the first of several cookery demos in partnership with Vida Ativa, which joins Bolhão Temporary Market to promote healthy eating, and which focuses...
23.10.2019
Portugal Fashion
After London, Milan, Paris, it is Porto's turn to host another edition of Portugal Fashion. PORTUGAL FASHION embodies a way of informing young people about opp...
22.10.2019
Festa do Cinema Francês
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the French Film Festival, Teatro Rivoli commemorates film “big-time and in style” and hosts the festival in the city of Por...
19.09.2019
Millennials — New Millennium Design
"Millennials - Design do Novo Milénio" is the name of Porto Design Biennale's exhibition that will be installed at the Municipal Gallery. The exhibition focuse...