Álvaro de Campos Municipal Library

João Luís Carrilho da GraçaPortugal

The library takes the name of one of the heteronyms of the poet Fernando Pessoa.
It was build over an ancient prison. Only the façade of the prison was kept.

Authority and authority type

Município de Tavira

Title of library in local language

Biblioteca Municipal Álvaro de Campos

Year of completion



Rua da Comunidade Lusíada, 21
8800-397 Tavira

Tel. + 351 281 320 585
Fax. + 351 281 325 727

E-mail: biblioteca@cm-tavira.pt

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Category of library

Public Library

More info on the building


Overall Cost

€ 1.276.000
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