The palace a sober building from the 18th century passed, by marriage, to the Viscounts of Balsemão. The city’s coin collection is one of the best and largest in the country.
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Casa Tait is a 19th century mansion in Porto. Visit the gardens for one of the most spectacular views of the city and the Douro river.
Located in the area of Boavista, António de Almeida Foundation is a cultural private institution dedicated to the arts, education and the preservation of the legacy and memory of its founder.
Listed as Unesco’s World Heritage, Ribeira is the most famous place in Porto. Enjoy the river, the labyrinthine narrow streets and the picturesque houses.
This Foundation presents a Paper Money Museum, with one of the most complete and interesting collections in the whole world!
A Victorian museum where it feels like you’re entering a time capsule. Enjoy the mansion and its gardens with an amazing view of Porto.
Miragaia is one of the nicest neighborhoods in Porto filled with colorful houses on an ancient beach that served as a medieval shipyard.
Massarelos is a place of contrasts in Porto. The river and sea traditions to the industrial buildings of past centuries and to old aristocracy palaces.
The Sirens’ Palace in Porto has a very troubled story. As you climb the steep stone stairway and marvel at the amazing views, remember its story.
Port wine is the soul of the whole region of Porto and Douro. See how wine is made, its history and much more.