Lisbon's majestic square in the spotlight

Praca do Comercio, also known as Terreiro do Paco (the Palace Square) and built in Lisbon in the 18th century, has several venues for events that have opened since 2011, showcasing the city's heritage.

Torreao NascenteThis building, where the Lisbon Stock Exchange operated until 1994, was given a new lease of life in 2012 as a multi-purpose entertainment area, which can be used for private events. Located on the eastern side of Comercio Square, the space caters for 150 for banquets or 300 for cockails. 

Patio de Gale: Opened in 2011 following renovation and located on the former site of the of the Royal Palace on the western side of the square, Patio de Gale offers areas focused on food and beverage, leisure, culture and events. The venue can host up to 1,200 for banquets or 1,800 for receptions across both its central and cloisters areas. 

Salo do Risco: Inaugurated in 2011, Salo do Risco, also located on the western side of the sqare, can host corporate and private dinners, exhibitions and other events, seating 600 for banquets or 1,200 for cocktails. 

More:

Lisbon chosen as host city for technology conference for next three years

Visit C&IT's Lisbon Destination Guide here

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles
and free email bulletins.

Register now
Already registered?
Sign in
Quality counts in Singapore

With its state-of-the-art, flexible spaces, Singapore's Shangri-La Hotel is the luxury venue of choice.

Tee time: Global golfing

Tee time: Global golfing

Some say 'golf is a good walk spoiled', but for these five resorts it couldn't be further from the truth.

10 cities that are championing accessibility for venues and events

10 cities that are championing accessibility for venues and events

Report showcases destinations meeting the needs of delegates with disabilities.

My Dream Event: An immersive sonic experience with Max Richter

My Dream Event: An immersive sonic experience with Max Richter

Paul Boulding, creative director at SET Live would hold a product launch where sound is king at the Saatchi Gallery.

Historic Soho music venue gets £1m restoration

Historic Soho music venue gets £1m restoration

Refurbished venue will open on 28 November as Soho Residence and have capacity for 350 over three floors.

Poor work culture can derail mergers and acquisitions

Poor work culture can derail mergers and acquisitions

Report finds 100% of UK employees would consider leaving a job if it was not a good cultural fit for them after M&A activity.

BA launching London to Charleston route in April

BA launching London to Charleston route in April

Travellers will be able to fly directly from Heathrow to the home of the iconic 1920s dance craze in South Carolina.

5 principles for success in the business of events

5 principles for success in the business of events

CEO of INVNT Scott Cullather spoke at the US Forum and offered agencies advice for staying on top of their game.

'If we have entered the Brexit endgame, the industry needs to understand the ramifications'

'If we have entered the Brexit endgame, the industry needs to understand the ramifications'

It's time to set our sights on the details of the deal, says Rachel Ley, managing director of RLC.

Where are the riskiest places to travel in 2019?

Where are the riskiest places to travel in 2019?

Travel Risk Map reveals the latest medical, road safety and security risk ratings of countries around the world.

LATEST JOBS