Museums & Heritage

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...
City Park City Park
Streets & Gardens
The City Park is the largest urban park in Portugal, with an area of 83 hectares that stretch out as far as the Atlantic Ocean, which is globally some...
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...
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...
Busto de Wellington Busto de Wellington
Statues & Sculptures
The torso of Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, located near the Soares dos Reis National Museum (on the crossroads of Rua do Rosário and Rua D. Ma...
Almeida Garrett Almeida Garrett
Statues & Sculptures
Work created by Barata Feyo and inaugurated in November 1954. This bronze statue, which represents the poet, was conceived to mark the centenary of hi...
Lello Bookshop Lello Bookshop
Monuments
The building where the library is now located was inaugurated in 1906. Special mention goes to its beautiful Art Nouveau façade with neo-Gothic detail...
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

30.05.2019
Pablo Picasso. Suite Vollard.
Pablo Picasso. Suite Vollard.: collection of 100 prints will be for the first time on display in Portugal at "Palácio das Artes". The collection of etchings, c...
02.08.2019
Cinema Fora do Sítio
Celebrating this year, its twentieth edition, “Cinema Fora do Sítio” is back throughout the month of August, with ten free movie sessions in five public spaces ...
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...
31.05.2019
Clérigos Tower at Night
Since May 31st, it is possible to climb the 225 steps of the Clérigos Tower at night to enjoy the illuminated city more than 75 meters high. Until October 13th,...