The Serralves Foundation is located at Serralves Park the most beautiful garden in Porto here you will also find the Museum of Contemporary Art and Serralves House.
Serralves house, it´s one of the good examples of Art Deco in the country, built in the 30´s of the XX century.
Serralves Park, a landscape heritage reference in Portugal , invites to long walks through its gardens. With 18 ha, will not lack things to discover.
The museum of contemporary art building was designed by Siza Vieira is considered a reference space, at international level, with regard to contemporary art shows.
- Location: Rua Dom João de Castro,210, 4150-417 Porto Portugal.
- Opening hours: Please visit Serralves website.
- Prices: 10€/ person - Museum + Park; 5€/ person - Park; Free: Children under 12 years old.
- How to get there: By metro: use lines A (blue), Red (B), Green (C), Yellow (D) or Violet (E) at Trindade Station exit at Casa da Música Station and use bus 203 (Castelo do queijo) at the Boavista Rotunda and get out at Serralves bus Station. Get back to Aliados: Go to Boavista Avenue get the bus 201 (Aliados) get out at Aliados Avenue. If you bought the Andante Tour you can use it in the metro and in Buses, so, the trip will cost you nothing.
To enjoy the gardens go in the Spring/summer, in that season you will see all the garden in its maximum bloom. If you are traveling with children the Serralves Park is excellent.
(near this site):
HF Tuela Porto ★★★
The HF Tuela Porto is in the Boavista area, near Casa da Música, Mercado Bom Sucesso and more. The Casa da Musica Metro station is just a 5 minutes walk giving you easy access to the airport and the city.