Jardim de São Lázaro

It was the first public garden in the city, open in 1834. Its name comes from a former medieval leprosery demolished in the XVIII century. This is a romantic space crowded with fountains and statues, leafy trees and flower beds and also a small bandstand. The garden is the only one in the city that has a railing. It is visited habitually by students, since the Fine Arts Faculty and the Municipal Library are nearby.

Contacts


Avenida Rodrigues de Freitas
4000,Porto

    Characteristics


  • Easy external parking
  • Gardens
  • Tables & benches, WC, Pool

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