Biblioteca Municipal Álvaro de Campos

Biblioteca Municipal Álvaro de Campos information

Tavira , Portugal
Rua da Comunidade Lusíada 21
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Opening hours
2-6.30pm Mon & Sat, 10am-6.30pm Tue-Fri
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Aspiring architects and anyone who appreciates modern design should pay a visit to Tavira’s municipal library, which was originally the town prison. Architect João Luís Carrilho da Graça sympathetically and cleverly converted the former prison’s facade and cells into a modern, harmonious cultural space. Opened in 2006, the building houses books, exhibitions and computers.