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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A gorgeous place, not to be missed. Make sure to have a knowledgeable guide with you to understand the symbolism of each wall and tile panel.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SidPac
Reviewed 2 days ago

Pictures can't do this place justice. The craftsmanship, the artistry of the building and the mutitude of azuleujos telling various stories of Portuguese history and the busy railroad terminal all a buzz but a do not miss piece of the city.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pearlyww
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Q-Trip: Our guide Ricardo from Get Your Guide was brilliant. He detailed the tales in tiles noting for example the abundance of women and why. And the size of their arms. He also explained why the trains go only north. Of note for the Wing...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Perfect place to take some photos and see the local live. See the street sellers for some goodies if you are hungry or just sit near the trains and see for a. While the trains arriving and leaving 'dance'

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank FilipePio
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I am left almost speechless..this station has to be seen to be believed. Absolutely wonderful pieces of classic art. You can understand why this city inspired J.K Rowling whilst writing Harry Potter in a bookshop very close to here.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hankey5
Reviewed 1 week ago

The shape, the feeling inside, the warm of local people are amazing.. deserv to go there and take your time to feel it!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Eduardo V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful illustrations of history of Portugal and the city of Porto. Great and elegante and remarkable architecture Amazing!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PauloMMSantos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The inside of the station is really particular and full of art. Very recommended to visit Free entrance

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ale_sniki
Reviewed 1 week ago

The interior of the station is very ornate so worth a visit. You won't spend long here but looking at the artwork and intricate designs is interesting.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ParqueTropical
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a station one must go to. never seen such decorative art work. We arrived at the station from our trip from Lisbon to porto and was very pleasantly surprised.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Desilva2016
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amylouCumbria
1 October 2018|
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Response from wendyurquia | Reviewed this property |
No. I was there yesterday and there was no Time Out market there to be seen. Can’t see how that would work at the site, TBH. Perhaps near it, but inside it would be a travesty - in my humble opinion :) If you’re after a... More
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64hanz
3 August 2017|
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Response from Laurentia21 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I can remember the switch at Campanha was free. There are clear signs when you stop on the track where to go underneath the rail to the other side of the track. It was free because we didn't exit the station but merely... More
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frederick p
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Response from venicefish | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. We saw many taxis. Apologies for the late reply.
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