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Amazing view

A beautiful place to see city center, the Senhor da Cruz church, Barrocas garden and other historic... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barcelos, Portugal
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Great views from above

It is short climb up beautiful stairs. There was an art exhibition on every floor. The view from... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Emarie B
Paarl, South Africa
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4 weeks ago
“Amazing view”
12 May 2018
“Great views from above”
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Largo da Porta Nova, Barcelos 4750-329, Portugal
+351 253 811 882
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful place to see city center, the Senhor da Cruz church, Barrocas garden and other historic places.

Thank MJBecas
Reviewed 12 May 2018

It is short climb up beautiful stairs. There was an art exhibition on every floor. The view from above looks down on the beautiful gardens. Free entry.

Thank Emarie B
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Great view of Barcelos city, the river and old romain bridge. It has a small museum with local art and a lift to the last floor (not to the roof).

Thank Isabel M
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This tower/small museum/gift shop is right in the main square in Barcelos. The walk to the top took two minutes. If memory serves me correct, there is even an elevator. The views from the top were amazing overlooking the city and the surrounding countryside. The...More

Thank backpacker31
Reviewed 10 February 2016

the ideal place to see the beautiful city of Barcelos and surroundings. Fantastic. of the top of the tower can be visualized the magnificent city gardens

Thank susanamrcgx
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Firstly I didn't even know this existed but when someone told me to visit it one day as it had a great view of Barcelos I decided to go. At first I was worried about what the price was going to be as it is...More

Thank 748mrf
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The tower has been restored in a smart way. You can climb the stairs or take the lift. The access is free and there is a permanent exhibiton of local pottery which is quite interesting. Also there is entertainment for the kids, which never hurts....More

1  Thank Anna M
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Barcelos is a small city but once you get at the roof terrace of the medieval tower, there is plenty to see and admire: the city, the river and the mountains shaping the skyline.

Thank Mribeir0
Reviewed 4 June 2015

The tower itself is very beautiful. From the outside, its preserved back in its original state. In the inside, it is possible to see local handicraft expositions. I'd rather see some kind of local museum inside, but I liked the visit. It deserves visiting if...More

Thank rmsct
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