Palácio Sotto Mayor

Avenida Fontes Pereira de Melo

Commissioned by himself for the residence of Cândido Sotto Mayor, banker and great owner in the zone, began in 1902 the construction of a palace of a diversified language in the style of beaux-arts surrounded by a garden, with the project signed by the António Rodrigues Nogueira. The building was recovered in 1996 as part of a thorough refurbishment, by architect Gastão da Cunha Ferreira, which maintained the building’s fundamental characteristics, made it a multifunctional project that integrated several aspects such as a shopping center, offices and a hotel. The palace is located in the current Avenida Fontes Pereira de Melo. It is classified as a property of public interest.