House of Almeida Garrett

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  • Monuments
  • Neoclassical,
  • Address: Rua do Dr. Barbosa de Castro, 37, 4050-091 Porto
  • Cost: Free(-)
  • Tags: World Heritage
  • An eighteenth century building, typical of the urban planning reforms instigated by the Almadas, where João Baptista de Almeida Garrett, was born in 1799 and where he lived until 1804. In 1864, Porto City Council mounted an oval plaster plaque in the middle of the first floor façade. This is decorated with garlands of laurel leaves and an inscription paying homage to the writer.
  • GPS: 41.1439179, -8.6178215
  • Bus: STCP - 1M, STCP - 200, STCP - 201, STCP - 207, STCP - 208, STCP - 301, STCP - 303, STCP - 305, STCP - 500, STCP - 501, STCP - 703, STCP - 801, STCP - 900, STCP - 901, STCP - 906, STCP - ZH, STCP - ZM, STCP - ZR, STCP - 10M, STCP - 12M, STCP - 13M
  • Tram: STCP - Circular trip Carmo - Batalha
  • Sightseeing Tours: City Sightseeing Portugal - Blue Line, Red Line; Yellow bus - Historical Porto, Porto Castles

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