Father Américo

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  • Statues & Sculptures
  • Statues, Sculptures,
  • Address: Praça da República, Porto
  • Cost: Free(-)
  • It was created by Henrique Moreira and inaugurated in August 1961. This bronze statue remembers Father Américo, standing up, lined by two "gaiatos" (little boys). The sculpture, which is set on a quadrangular plinth is made of pare graniten and is a work of sober but artistic lines. It was erected with the help of his countless admirers.
  • GPS: 41.1541828, -8.6133171
  • Bus: STCP - 202, STCP - 304, STCP - 3M, STCP - 4M, STCP - 502, STCP - 600, STCP - 11M
  • Sightseeing Tours: Yellow bus - Porto Castles

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