Edifício do Instituto do Vinho do Porto

Built to be the Banco Comercial do Porto, in 1843, it was sold in 1935 and became the headquarters of the Instituto do Vinho do Porto, manager and supervisor institution of the port wine. The magnificent skylight at the library room stands out.

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Rua Ferreira Borges, 27
4050-252,Porto

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  • monday: 09:00-18:00
  • tuesday: 09:00-18:00
  • thursday: 09:00-18:00
  • wednesday: 09:00-18:00
  • friday: 09:00-18:00

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Edifício da Antiga Companhia de Seguros Douro


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