Classified Immovable Properties

    AM024-Building cornering Praça de Ponte de Horta and Rua das Lorchas



    Location: Macao

    Category: Buildings of architectural interest

    Designation: Opium House

    Introduction: Praça de Ponte de Horta

    This building was constructed in 1880 and was originally a warehouse for keeping opium. Later, it was used for other functions and today it is a clinic operated by Tung Sin Tong Charitable Society.


    Architectural characteristics:

    On the ground floor of the building there is an arched corridor and above it a covered balcony. This type of eclectic architecture is quite common in the inner harbour area.



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