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Address: Near the Ministry Buildings, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
Phone Number: +5521 87157295
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Description: Another structure by award-winning architect Oscar Niemeyer, this landmark...
Another structure by award-winning architect Oscar Niemeyer, this landmark cathedral features stunning interior glasswork.
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Blows your mind!

Famous Brazilian architect designed it in the mid 50s , absolutely stunning, modern and beautiful after 60 years. The hand-made !!!! stained glass roof was added a few years after... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Famous Brazilian architect designed it in the mid 50s , absolutely stunning, modern and beautiful after 60 years. The hand-made !!!! stained glass roof was added a few years after end of construction and now has an upgraded version (from Germany)! Great work of art! A must see in Brasilia!

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Beersheba, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

A must for people that like architecture, as the whole city. Brasilia planning and unusual concept. is visible specially in this area, with the central government buildings. A very different ans special city to visit...

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Brasilia, DF
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

From the outside, it is just a different lookomg building, but being in it is just breathtaking! The contrast between the white marble and the blue staines glass windows is incredible...and the hanging angels are stunning! Don't forget to play with whispering sounds on the circular marble walls while a friend hears you clearly on its other extremety!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Both the exterior and the interior of this cathedral are exceptional. The access in a slow slope are very innovative. This is a mandatory visit when in Brazilia.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I lived in Brasilia for a while and whenever I go back I like go see all the neat stuff again and again in the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Completely different from anything !!! Brasilia's Catedral is amazing place and you can't fail to visit it. In fact it is one of the most beautifull building you are going to know in the capital of Brazil.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

I try to make a visit to the Cathedral every visit to Brasilia. It is one of the most spectacular, awe inspiring, churches in the world. Although interesting to drive by, the outer appearance holds nothing to the interior of the church. To truly experience the mastery of the arcatecture you need to be seated in a pew and look... More 

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Lisbon. Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Try to visit it out of the celebrations. Choose a sunny day to enter. Take photos of the building both with daylight and at night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

I'm not much into churches. This one was rather special though. Didn't look like a church from outside, but inside... Just BEAUTIFUL! If you're going to see a church, this as well be it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Incredible architecture, very modern but It was designed in the fifties. This is the Brazilia's catedral

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