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Livraria Lello

316 locals recommend ·
About this place
It is one of the oldest bookshops in Portugal. In 2011, the Australian Travel Guides and Guidebooks editor Lonely Planet classified Livraria Lello as the third best bookshop in the world.
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Susana
Susana
March 16, 2020
One of the most beautiful bookshops in the world.
Bárbara & Carlos
Bárbara & Carlos
January 4, 2020
The Livraria Lello bookstore in Porto is one of the world's oldest bookstores, frequently ranked as one of the most beautiful bookstores in the world, and a top place to visit in Portugal.
Hugo
Hugo
February 29, 2020
A bit busy mainly during the summer but worth a visit. 5 EUR entrance fee but can use as credit to purchase any book.
Luís
Luís
March 24, 2020
This is the famous library related with Harry Potter. We recommend to book tickets in advance as there are always big lines to get in.
João
João
January 15, 2020
Considered one of world’s most beautiful bookstores, it's also called the Harry Potter bookstore. There are so many visitors these days that you are now charged to enter, but this is discounted from any purchase

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Location
144 R. das Carmelitas
Porto, Porto 4050-161
Phone+351 22 200 2037
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:30 AM
Credit cards
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