Museums & Heritage

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...
Naked Girl - Youth Naked Girl - Youth
Statues & Sculptures
This work by Henrique Moreira was created in 1929. It represents a naked woman sitting with her arms resting in a double-faced plinth. Four grotesque ...
Pharmacy Museum Pharmacy Museum
Museums and Theme centres
The Pharmacy Museum has a collection spanning 500 million years of the universal history of health and disease. It brings together objects of rare hi...
Primitive Wall Primitive Wall
Monuments
The first ring of walls encircled the Morro da Sé (The Cathedral Hill) on the Pena Ventosa heights which at one point was of vital strategic importanc...
Monument to the Victims of the Great War Monument to the Victims of the Great War
Statues & Sculptures
Created by Henrique Moreira it was inaugurated in April 1928. The monument comprises a mixed work of architecture and sculpture, respectively, the e...
Rectory of the University of Porto Rectory of the University of Porto
Monuments
Designed by Carlos Amarante in the neoclassical style and financedby the Literary Subsidy, a taxon wine, 1803.The building, of classical style, ...
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...
Episcopal Palace Episcopal Palace
Monuments
It was probably built in the 13th century, although it might be founded on an older construction.
In 1737 it was remodelled; the changes were des...
Palatium Palatium
Restaurants
There are several mouth-watering moments throughout your stay at Pestana Palácio do Freixo and you can be sure that each one has a touch of the all-da...
Confeitaria Serrana Confeitaria Serrana
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Tucked away on Rua do Loureiro, its homemade pastries at the shop window will leave you wide eyed with amazement. And inside there are more wonders- o...
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,...
Café Guarany Café Guarany
Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
Opened in 1933, it is decorated in a style evocative of the Guarani Indians of South America (hence its name) as well as of Brazil in the early 20th C...

Events - What's on in Porto

30.05.2019
Pablo Picasso. Suite Vollard.
Pablo Picasso. Suite Vollard.: collection of 100 prints will be for the first time on display in Portugal at "Palácio das Artes". The collection of etchings, c...
01.06.2019
São João do Porto
June is the month of the popular festivals and Porto is already in preparation for the arrival of the longest night of the year. The basils are lurking, the amu...
22.06.2019
Verão na Casa
Summer is the time to open the windows of the programme at Casa da Música, starting with a special concert on the solstice and the night of São João. The Café o...
31.05.2019
Clérigos Tower at Night
Since May 31st, it is possible to climb the 225 steps of the Clérigos Tower at night to enjoy the illuminated city more than 75 meters high. Until October 13th,...