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Monument Church of S. Francisco de Assis
Monument Church of S. Francisco de Assis
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Address: Rua do Infante D. Henrique , 4050-297 Porto
Discount cards: Porto Card
The city's most important Gothic temple, whose construction began in the fourteenth century. It is one of the most important works of the Baroque, by its gilded interior from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. It was the exuberance of it ...
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Synagogue Kadoorie Mekor Haim (Porto)
Synagogue Kadoorie Mekor Haim (Porto)
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Address: Rua de Guerra Junqueiro, 340, 4150-387 Porto
Discount cards: Porto Card
The Tourism Department of the Porto Jewish Community has as goal to offer the visitors of the Synagogue a guided tour of this Jewish temple, the largest of the Iberian Peninsula. Besides knowing the symbolic and architectonic significance of thi ...
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Church of Clérigos
Church of Clérigos
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Address: Rua S. Filipe de Nery , 4050-546 Porto
Discount cards: Porto Card
Baroque church designed by Nicolau Nasoni during the first half of the eighteenth century. Inside the church, there is an unusual elliptical nave decorated with carved wooden gold gilt in D. João V style. The chapel altarpiece is noteworthy. I ...
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Church of S. Nicolau
Church of S. Nicolau
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Address: Rua do Infante D. Henrique, 93, 4050-297 Porto
This building is hugely representative of Porto's religious architecture of the late seventeenth century. It is also part of a mannerist tendency although some Baroque influence can be seen. The nave comprises the notable St Eligius retable, ...
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Church of Santa Clara
Church of Santa Clara
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Address: Largo 1º de Dezembro, 4000-404 Porto
Building of Gothic origin whose interior was covered with golden gild in the first half of the eighteenth century. The construction dates from the first half of the fifteenth century. It went through some changes in modern times when the beautif ...
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Church of S. Lourenço
Church of S. Lourenço
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Address: Largo do Colégio, 4050-208 Porto
This church, whose construction began in the sixteenth century, has a monumental façade to the taste of the baroque-Jesuit mannerist style that characterizes it. The Távoras coat of arms can be seen on the façade and one of its founders is buri ...
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Church of Nossa Senhora da Vitória
Church of Nossa Senhora da Vitória
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Address: Rua S. Bento da Vitória, 1, 4050-542 Porto
The church began to be built in 1755, following the initiative of bishop D. Frei António de Sousa, and was finished in 1769. It was badly damaged during the Porto Siege and also by a fire in 1874 that destructed its main altar. Special mention g ...
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Cathedral
Cathedral
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Address: Terreiro da Sé , 4050-573 Porto
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Construction dating from the twelfth/thirteenth century, in Romanesque style, that has been enlarged and renewed over the years up to its final setting, in the twentieth century, resulting in an idealized reconstitution of the medieval cathedral ...
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Church of Almas de São José das Taipas
Church of Almas de São José das Taipas
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Address: Campo dos Mártires da Pátria, 4050-600 Porto
The Church, designed in a Neoclassical style by Carlos Cruz Amarante, was built between 1795 and 1878. The chapel is from 1666, as well as the objects inside. The church exhibits a painting describing the Ponte das Barcas disaster, dating from 1 ...
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Church of S. Bento da Vitória
Church of S. Bento da Vitória
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Address: Rua S. Bento da Vitória, 4050-542 Porto
Inaugurated in 1707, this temple is monumental, spacious and luxurious. The interior is filled with wood panelling and gilded carving. The high choir stalls, one of the most important sets in the country, have narrative panels of the life of ...
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