Museums & Heritage > Visiting & Entertainment

Search
Advanced search
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 ... 20
Clérigos Tower
Porto Card
Clérigos Tower
Monuments
Address: Rua de S. Filipe de Nery , 4050-546 Porto
Discount cards: Porto Card
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 of the city of Porto. The panoramic view over the city and the river Douro which can be seen ...
Add to Guide
Alfândega Nova do Porto
Alfândega Nova do Porto
Monuments
Address: Rua Nova da Alfândega- Edifício da Alfândega, 4050-430 Porto
A neoclassical building, built in the 19th century, according to a project carried out by the engineer Jean F. G. Colson. It has two facades, one facing the Douro river and one facing the city. Note the structural solutions that resorted to the ...
Add to Guide
Douro Quay Beacon
Douro Quay Beacon
Monuments
Address: Avenida D. Carlos I, Praia das Pastoras, 4150 Porto
The quay, designed by Engineer Fernando Silveira Ramos, was awarded the Civil Engineering Secil Award 2009. This structure was built on the northern bank of the River Douro's mouth to resist the direct action of the storm waves and big floods cu ...
Add to Guide
House at no. 55, Rua da Reboleira
House at no. 55, Rua da Reboleira
Monuments
Address: Rua da Reboleira , 55, 4050-492 Porto
This is one of the most interesting buildings of the civil architecture of the late Middle Ages. It is one of the biggest buildings in the area and has elements of different epochs. At basement level, with access to Rua do Outeirinho, some medi ...
Add to Guide
Casa da Rua de São Miguel
Monuments
Address: Rua de São Miguel, 4, 4050-559 Porto
Crossing the Rua de S. Bento da Vitória and the Rua de São Miguel you will find the House of Rua de São Miguel, on no. 4. The tiles dating from the 19th century that cover it and make it so special and different depict episodes from the life of ...
Add to Guide
English Factory
English Factory
Monuments
Address: Rua do Infante D. Henrique, 8, 4050-296 Porto
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 businessmen living in Porto. On the main façade, the ground floor is made up of seven arches that give ...
Add to Guide
Carvão (Coal) Wicket
Carvão (Coal) Wicket
Monuments
Address: Entre a rua da Fonte Taurina e o Cais da Estiva ou da Alfândega Velha, 4050-243 Porto
Of the 18 doors and wickets of the D. Fernando Wall, built in the fourteenth century around the city of Porto, the Carvão (coal) wicket is the only one that survived to the present day. This wicket, situated in the vicinity of the current Praça ...
Add to Guide
House at no. 59, Rua da Reboleira
House at no. 59, Rua da Reboleira
Monuments
Address: Rua da Reboleira, 59, 4050-492 Porto
This large fortified house was probably built in the 14th century. To this day, the original structure of the tower-house is practically intact.
Add to Guide
Beco dos Redemoinhos House
Beco dos Redemoinhos House
Monuments
Address: Rua dos Redemoinhos, 4050-305 Porto
This house of Flemish appearance, with the characteristic chimney placed at the top and in the middle of the façade, is believed to have been built in the first half of the fourteenth century. The façade, half-hidden behind the chapel of the Ca ...
Add to Guide
Pedro Pitões Tower
Pedro Pitões Tower
Monuments
Address: Calçada D. Pedro Pitões, 15, 4050-467 Porto
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 da Sé was built. It was then completely rebuilt, being relocated from the original site some ...
Add to Guide
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 ... 20