Museums & Heritage

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 ...
Boys - Abundance Boys - Abundance
Statues & Sculptures
Work created by Henrique Moreira in 1931. It is a decorative sculpture of gilt bronze and consists of three children supporting a cup with flowers and...
Arrábida Bridge Arrábida Bridge
Bridges
The Arrábida Bridge, designed by Edgar Cardoso and with a span of 270 m, was, for some time, the longest reinforced concrete bridge span in the world....
Nossa Senhora do Ó Chapel Nossa Senhora do Ó Chapel
Monuments
Former chapel of Nº Srª da Piedade or Cais, its gets its name because the image of Senhora do Ó was transferred here from the Porta da Ribeira Chapel,...
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...
Chapel of São Sebastião Chapel of São Sebastião
Religious venues
The Chapel of São Sebastião (Saint Sebastian) was built by the Hermit Discalced Friars of St. Augustine, on Rua de São Sebastião, and it was part of a...
S. Roque Park S. Roque Park
Streets & Gardens
The now denominated Parque de São Roque, with OVER 4 hectares, was sold in 1979 by the family Calém to the City Council of Porto, having been opened t...
Fountain in Rua Chã Fountain in Rua Chã
Statues & Sculptures
Located at the intersection of Rua de Cimo de Vila with Rua do Cativo, it was built in 1635 by order of the City Council.
Palatium Palatium
Restaurants
There are several mouth-watering moments throughout your stay at Pestana Palácio do Freixo and you can be sure that each one has a touch of the all-da...
Confeitaria Serrana Confeitaria Serrana
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Tucked away on Rua do Loureiro, its homemade pastries at the shop window will leave you wide eyed with amazement. And inside there are more wonders- o...
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,...
Café Guarany Café Guarany
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Opened in 1933, it is decorated in a style evocative of the Guarani Indians of South America (hence its name) as well as of Brazil in the early 20th C...

Events - What's on in Porto

30.11.2019
The arrival of Christmas
On November 30th, Porto officially connects to Christmas. As is tradition, the moment is marked on Avenida dos Aliados with various entertainment events through...
26.09.2019
Porto Legends - The Underground Experience
"Porto Legends: The Underground Experience" is an audiovisual event that will introduce ten legends related to the history of Porto. The show will be screened f...
18.10.2019
Um Século e Tanto, 130 Anos National Geographic
National Geographic has explored the planet for over 130 years and is distinguished by challenging, protecting and inspiring humanity to go beyond. It all star...
21.11.2019
Katia Guerreiro - Sempre
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