Architecture

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...
Prado do Repouso Cemetery Prado do Repouso Cemetery
Monuments
Inaugurated in 1839 as the first public cemetery in Porto, it is considered a true `death museum`. Porto's funeral art is very specific, mainly with n...
Santo António Hospital (Centro Hospitalar do Porto) Santo António Hospital (Centro Hospitalar do Porto)
Monuments
The hospital was built between 1770 and 1825 by the Public Works Board, in neo-Palladian English style, or 'Port Wine Architecture', following a plan ...
Dragão Stadium Dragão Stadium
Sports
Opened in 2003 and designed by the architect Manuel Salgado, the Dragon Stadium has been given a 5-star rating by UEFA. It is located at the eastern e...
Igreja Conventual de S. Francisco de Assis / Percurso Museológico de São Francisco de Assis no Porto / Igreja Conventual de São Francisco do Porto / Igreja dos Terceiros de S. Francisco do Porto / Museu de Arte Sacra / Cemitério Catacumbal Igreja Conventual de S. Francisco de Assis / Percurso Museológico de São Francisco de Assis no Porto / Igreja Conventual de São Francisco do Porto / Igreja dos Terceiros de S. Francisco do Porto / Museu de Arte Sacra / Cemitério Catacumbal
Religious venues
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...
Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art
Museums and Theme centres
The Serralves Museum is Portugal's leading contemporary art museum, designed by the architect Siza Vieira and located in the unique spaces of the Serr...
Rua Cândido dos Reis Rua Cândido dos Reis
Streets & Gardens
The street named 'Rua Cândido dos Reis' is located near the Clérigos Tower and the Lello Bookshop. This area is known for its night life, offering sev...
Palace of S. João Novo Palace of S. João Novo
Monuments
This Mansion House was built in the eighteenth century in baroque style, leaning against the D. Fernando wall. Some attribute its design to Nasoni, bu...
Poivron Rouge - Crowne Plaza Porto Poivron Rouge - Crowne Plaza Porto
Restaurants
In the cosy and traditional atmosphere of the bar and restaurant Poivron Rouge, you'll find a varied selection of offerings which combine the flavours...
Restaurante de Serralves Restaurante de Serralves
Restaurants
Settled in the building of the Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art it offers a privileged view over the Park. Every day there is a full buffett at lu...
Palco Palco
Restaurants
Urban and sophisticated space, with decoration which reflects on scenic arts giving continuity to the hotel in which it is located.The refined cuisi...
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,...

Events - What's on in Porto

06.04.2019
Easter Market
After the success of the Christmas Market, which premiered in December last year, Praça da Batalha will host another event in the Easter season. From April 6th...
20.04.2019
Família Desce à Rua
On April 20th and 21st, Rua das Galerias de Paris will host another edition of its urban craft fair. On the first weekend and the third Sunday of each month, t...
24.04.2019
25th April Celebrations
Concerts, fireworks, traditional games, a tribute to the anti-fascists resistants and the traditional Parade for Freedom are part of the programme of April 25th...
05.06.2019
Portugal X Switzerland (Semi-finls)
The first edition of the UEFA Champions League finals is a knock-out tournament held in June, with four winners from the A League groups: Portugal (host event),...