Yes, you must go. The baroque style. All the hand carving then all the gold overlay is so overwhelming. But it is meant to be. Lol
About Palacio da Bolsa
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This was a nice place - guided tours are required and included with the ticket price. Took about 30 minutes. Some of the rooms were quite incredibly decorated. Overall worthwhile to check it out!
You can't seem to prebook tickets for this tour in advance, you need to arrive on the day to get booked in to the tour in the language you want. I arrived at 9am but the first tour was in another language so I booked...More
Paying 17e/2p we somehow had some higher expectations. We took part in a guided tour in En organized by the Palace. The story telling was nice, and the guide provided sufficient time for pics, questions, etc. BUT they were also organizing some events in the...More
This palace was built using the proceeds from commercial and financial activities. It was originally the Stock Exchange. Visits are by means of a guided tour that takes half an hour. We had an excellent guide on our English tour. The wooden panelled rooms were...More
The Palácio da Bolsa (Stock Exchange Palace) in Porto was built to impress and although no longer the centre of trade in Porto it still doesn't fail to impress. The highlight of the palace is the Arab Room. Decorated in the Moorish revivalist style this...More
The entire palace is very nice. There're beautiful inlaid hardwood floors and decorated walls, but the Arab room is absolutely fantastic. It worth the visit.