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Exhibition Centre Alfandega

Rua Nova da Alfandega, Porto 4050-430, Portugal
+351 22 340 3024
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Better europe Congress Center

Fantastic place for events, exhibitions, faires, meetings, congresses. It also includes a museum... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Porto, Portugal
Tutankhamen fiasco!!!

All the advertisements for the exhibition indicated that the displayed objects were those as... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
23 Jun 2016
17 Mar 2017
“Better europe Congress Center”
Rua Nova da Alfandega, Porto 4050-430, Portugal
+351 22 340 3024
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Fantastic place for events, exhibitions, faires, meetings, congresses. It also includes a museum that has fantastic colettioons. Great place in a historical building built in an world heritage landscape, fantastic rooms, professional team. I love their events.

Thank amiguelt
Reviewed 4 October 2016

All the advertisements for the exhibition indicated that the displayed objects were those as exactly found by Howard Card, thus strongly suggesting that they would be the originals. We paid 9€ each to see a bunch of (badly made) replicas. This made no sense. And...More

Thank NeTrinity
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Maybe we're naive but we hoped we'd see original art. It costs as much as 9 EUR and consists of a Discovery channel type movie and an exposition of copies of the artifacts found in the tomb. For 9 EUR, buy a jug of sangria...More

Thank Joanna K
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Who knew that a holiday in the historic city of Porto could also, by complete chance, include an exhibition of the tomb and treasures of the tomb of Tutankamon?! A teeny bit surreal, a huge wodge of fabulous.

Thank KatB15
Reviewed 20 February 2016

When we were in Porto (Feb 16) there was an exhibit of the Terracotta Army in the lower levels of this incredible building. The architecture o the venue was really interesting with the vaulted celings and the stonework columns etc It goes without saying that...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Unique historical building, not that comfortable, but tolerable given the historical significance. Limited food and drink options inside the convention center. There is a small cafe. However, you are just minutes from many restaurants along the river. I would attend another meeting at this location...More

Thank pjmdvm
Reviewed 11 September 2014

A very nice conference center, remade from an old warehouse on the river front. too bad no AC at all, made it pretty hot when windows were closed for projection purposes.

Thank pmb55
Reviewed 4 August 2013 via mobile

The current dinosaur exhibition is a little lacking. Nothing in the first section is in any sort of order which confuses matters. The dinosaur exhibition was a bit better but one tv screen of I formation was so small you couldn't even read the Portuguese....More

Thank CarolineSJ
Reviewed 13 July 2013 via mobile

The order of the pieces in exhibition makes no real sense. Not many dinossaurs in motion while other not running. You can spend the money elsewhere.

Thank AntonioG238
Reviewed 5 January 2013

It is a nice stone building, with lots of wide places to hold all the events of a conference. It is also very close to Porto downtown, and has a parking lot.

Thank Andres_Nogueiras
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Boa noite Gostaria de saber se o kit para Meia Maratona será retirado ai, e qual o melhor percurso para quem partir de Lisboa? Desculpe sou do Brasil e estou um pouco confusa.
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