São João National Theater
creation and presentation of various genres of theatre shows, in accordance with standards of artistic and technical excellence, bringing audiences into regular contact with classic and contemporary reference works from the Portuguese and universal dramatic repertoire.
A well-known theatre in Oporto!! 5 minutes away from the Oporto Douro Valley!!
Originally called "Real Teatro de São João", its original construction was erected in 1794 by the determination of Francisco de Almada and Mendonça, with a project by the Italian architect Vicente Mazzoneschi, who had been the set designer of the Teatro de São Carlos in Lisboa.
“Great venue for contemporary dance, performance, forums and movie festivals.”
“Iconic concert hall of Porto. Beautiful inside. From circus to opera and rock concerts. ”
“Built at the end of the 18th Century by a wealthy Porto family, it is classified as a heritage site. It has collections of ceramics, sculptures, engravings, jewellery, furniture, gold and silver.”
“The Oporto City Park. A nice place to enjoy nature in the centre of Oporto a very close to the beach!!”
Point of Interest
“Most famous market in the city classified as a place of public interest. Built in 1850, has a singular structure with two floors, characterised by the monumentality of its neoclassic architecture.”