Espaço Espelho d’Água

This building invites you to travel in Time, with its magnificent view to Padrão dos Descobrimentos, as well as to the exotic landscapes of the green wall with 60 different species of tropical plants in the interior.

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The Pavillion for Nautic Sports / Restaurante Espelho d´Água, opened in 1940, was designed by the famous architect António Lino for the Exhibition of the Portuguese World, being one of the few that survived the passing of time.

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Three years later the restaurant was redesigned and extended by Cottinelli, succeeding until its bankruptcy in 1946. It had several usages throughout time, but it was in September 2014 that the place reopened as Espaço Espelho d’Água, after an architectonic intervention by Duarte Caldas (DC.AD).

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