The city hall or municipal chamber of Faro is located in the center of Vila-Adentro. The construction of the building began in 1883 and lasted for many decades. In 1945 the main facade of the building was renovated under the
This ultra-modern building was built in 1997, and has a very contemporary look. It's white all over, with four floors housing the various departments of the local government. There are galleries for art exhibitions, which can be
The Town Hall (or City Hall of Lagos) is in the pedestrianized historical center, in Plaza Gil Eannes. The building was built in 1798 (a time of reconstruction after the devastating earthquake), backed by a medieval cloth wall.
An annex to the Jesuit College in the central Republic Square, is the building which houses the offices of the Board of Freguesía of Portimao, responsible for managing the resources of the towns of Portimão, Rasmalho, Porto de Lagos,