Museums and Monuments
The Municipal Museum of Ethnography and History of Póvoa de Varzim is a maritime and ethnographic museum in Póvoa de Varzim in Portugal.
Built between 1705 and 1714 initially with 999 arches it transported the water from a source in Terroso, near the niche of St.Anthony, to the monastery of Santa Clara, in Vila do Conde.
The Póvoa de Varzim Town Hall building , in Portugal is a seventeenth-century building located in Praça do Almada, in the center of the city of Povoa de Varzim.
Romanesque Church Rates
The Church of São Pedro de Rates, also referred to as the Romanesque Church of Rates, is located in Sao Pedro de Rates, in the municipality of Povoa de Varzim , in the district of Porto.
Fortaleza N.S. da Conceição
Built in the reigns of D. Pedro II and D. Joao V (1701 is 1740), It has a pentagonal layout and is composed of four ramparts connected by their respective walls curtains.
It is a baroque church, with significant architectural value, since Povoa de Varzim was at this time an important fishing community.