Porto City Hall

Porto, Portugal

Porto City Hall with a monumental tower is one of Porto’s landmarks. Even though the construction started in 1920, it was not finished until 1957. The building consists of six floors. The clock tower, 70 meters high, is accessible by a staircase of 180 steps. The interior, made of marble and granite, is richly decorated.

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Founded: 1920-1957
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Portugal

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Brooke Pighin (6 months ago)
Easy to get to and pass by while snapping a photo on your way to brunch!
Eric Roels (8 months ago)
Beautiful building!
Miguel Barbosa (14 months ago)
Gentrifica-mos
JS (16 months ago)
Beautiful Municipal buidling. A famous spot for photography due to the giant words of *Porto*
Colin Day (2 years ago)
A really nice old building in the heart of Porto and at the junction of the old town and the newer area at the end of Atiados Avenue. There appears to be something going on in the square below it most of the time. The building is nice as is the tower. As a famous landmark, if you are nearby, you should probably visit to take a look and for the photo opportunity. To my mind not worth a specific visit.
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