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Palacio da Bolsa

Rua Ferreira Borges S/N, Porto 4050-253, Portugal
+351 22 339 9000
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National Monument, located in the historical centre of the City, classified as World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the Palacio da Bolsa, built by the Porto Commercial Association on the ruins of the Saint Francis Convent, has become by excellence the Porto city’s drawing room, welcoming the most illustrious visitors, amongst which are Monarchs, Presidents and Ministers from almost every country, transforming this building into the most visited monument in the northern Portugal.
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Rua Ferreira Borges S/N, Porto 4050-253, Portugal
+351 22 339 9000
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Reviewed yesterday

A guided tour is the only way to see this remarkable building but it is well worth it. The headquarters of the Chamber of Commerce, this is no boring bureaucratic office building, but a true palace. Each room is decorated in a different style -...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a real working financial institution located in the historic Palace. Visit only possible with a guided tour. In half an hour you can see very beautiful rooms, learn about the history of the country and the Portuguese society. Variously decorated state rooms are...More

Thank Zuevy
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our most favourite attractions in Porto - don't miss it. You can only visit internally by doing the tour (about 40 minutes) but it is outstanding. Reasonably priced and Seniors discount offered. Concierge went out of his way to locate seats for us...More

Thank Norm D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stock Exchange Building. When you arrive to buy tickets there is a screen saying when all the guided tours are starting and which language they will be in. I would recommend going here and picking your tour/tickets and then going exploring something else and coming...More

1  Thank kitkat20281
Reviewed 1 week ago

Please check the schedule before going there. Aparently you can get in with the guided tour, and english tour is very rare. You cant just walk in and sometime you have to wait for hours for the next avaialble tour.

Thank Olga U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wondered if the relatively high cost of admission was going to be worth it. Absolutely it was. This is one of the most spectacular places in the country and in the world. It's called the stock exchange but the term "palace" is more accurate....More

Thank JonPgh206
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a gala dinner for the conference participants. I must say that the palace is striking by its grandeur, beautiful views from the balconies, but the acoustics in the yard were dubious for the rock band. In general, the palace gives a feeling of...More

Thank Ivan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

you can't miss it. Wonderfull palace, interesting history and very good guides! The guides speak excellent English. the best monument in oporto.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the palace/chamber of commerce accidentally as we passed by. You can only take guided tours, but this was really good. The history, decoration and richness make this place really worthwhile to visit.

Thank Kasper S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Palacio has been many things throughout history and is very well perserved. The detailed architecture is evident throughout.

Thank Susan A
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Janet N
4 February 2016|
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Response from WaldoOReilly |
Hi Janet, In April, the Palacio da Bola is opened 09:00 - 18:30. You can only visit taking the guided tour (8€ pp). For that, you need to send them an e-mail requesting a reservation (they will confirm quickly). The visit... More
6 February 2015|
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Response from AdrianoBarretoRamos | Reviewed this property |
Hello David, Better than public transport is walking, and crossing the river on D. Luis bridge, a lovely iron engineering piece. It takes you lesse than 20 minutes, from the mais Port Wine Cellars. POrto as a nice daily... More