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...
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, ...
A Pérola do Bolhão A Pérola do Bolhão
Shops
This traditional grocery store was founded in 1917 by António Rodrigues Reis.Queijo da serra (cheese), a selection of cured and fresh sausages, an e...
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...
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...
Dragão Stadium Dragão Stadium
Sports
Opened in 2003 and designed by the architect Manuel Salgado, the Dragon Stadium has been given a 5-star rating by UEFA. It is located at the eastern e...
Clérigos Tower Clérigos Tower
Monuments
This baroque work by Nicolau Nasoni was built in the first half of the eighteenth century. The Clérigos Tower is one of the most emblematic monuments...
Pedro Pitões Tower Pedro Pitões Tower
Monuments
This tower, also named 'Torre da Cidade' (Tower of the City), was discovered during the demolition work of the 1940s, on the street where the Terreiro...
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,...
Vira Lata Petiscos do Mundo  Vira Lata Petiscos do Mundo
Restaurants
A few minutes away from the Portuguese Centre for Photography, a bar and a restaurant serving tidbits - Vira Lata - offers a bit of what the world of ...

Events - What's on in Porto

23.06.2019
Fireworks - São João
No São João’s night is complete without the traditional fireworks show, launched from the Luiz I bridge and the various platforms on the Douro River. The banks ...
24.06.2019
“Rabelos” Boat Race
On São João's Day, as is tradition, the 36th edition of the “Rabelos” Boat Regatta invades the Douro River, organised by “Confraria do Vinho do Porto”. The 18 ...
01.06.2019
São João do Porto
June is the month of the popular festivals and Porto is already in preparation for the arrival of the longest night of the year. The basils are lurking, the amu...
22.06.2019
Verão na Casa
Summer is the time to open the windows of the programme at Casa da Música, starting with a special concert on the solstice and the night of São João. The Café o...