Mercado Ferreira Borges

Built by the Companhia Aliança (Massarelos foundry), this is an important piece of the “Iron Architecture”. It presents several constructive and decorative elements which reveal the technical and plastic adequacy of the iron potentialities. This former fruit market- is presently a place of exhibitions and other cultural events.


Praça do Infante Dom Henrique - Rua da Bolsa, 19


  • Easy external parking
  • Typical houses & Relevant buildings
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    opening hours


  • tuesday: 12:00-00:00
  • thursday: 12:00-00:00
  • wednesday: 12:00-00:00
  • friday: 12:00-00:00
  • saturday: 12:00-00:00
  • sunday: 12:00-00:00

Monuments near Mercado Ferreira Borges

Largo do Terreiro, 9, Porto

Capela de Nossa Senhora do Ó

Originally devoted to the Senhora da Piedade, it also welcomed the Senhora do Ó, a pregnant Virgin, when the chapel where it used to be was destroyed. The Fron…

Rua Ferreira Borges, 27, Porto

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 i…

Rua da Alfândega, 10, Porto

Casa do Infante

Built in the XIV century, this is a building with various floors and an arcade structure. It has several medieval and Manueline vestiges. The “façade” was enri…

Porto, Porto

Centro Histórico do Porto

The Ribeira is most likely the most tourist city of Porto. And there are many reasons that give it that status: the proximity of the River, the views of the br…

Praça da Ribeira, Porto

Chafariz do Cubo

The most known monument of Ribeira is from José Rodrigues. It is a fountain which has a huge bronze cube at the centre.

Rua do Infante Dom Henrique, 47-53, Porto

Edifício da Antiga Bolsa dos Comerciantes

Building where the XV century Porto’s trade exchange ran. It has the medieval arms of the Casa de Avis, which recall the role of the King Dom João I on the ren…

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