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Espaco Cultural Casa das Onze Janelas

Praca Frei Caetano Brandao, s/n, Belem, State of Para 66020310, Brazil
(91) 4009-8821
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Ranked #10 of 69 Attractions in Belem
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites
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Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This centre is by the old fort. There is a walkway by the river with wonderful views. Cultural displays are found in the building which change from time to time. A small park is on the grounds. As the temperature rises stop for a chilled green coconut and relax in the shade. There were old cars on display out front... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The complex itself is a beautiful place to go for a walk. Inside the house there is a restaurant which I strongly do not recommend. They are unable to provide good service and to bring your order in an acceptable time. Don't go to this place, if you don't want to be nervous.

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Manaus, AM
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96 reviews 96 reviews
43 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

A istoric old building, converted into a space with diverse ambiences: live music, pub-style, restaurant-style, open-air or within the air conditioned room - for any or all tastes, it has the right spot to enjoy a drink and good company. You can order snacks, or have a meal. However, prices can be high: check the menu before ordering! A great... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Beautiful surroundings in an old building, with a great value buffet lunch. We had good service here and live music adds atmosphere - always busy too. Out the back beautiful views over the river. You can choose to sit out the back, but it is very hot!

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Barcelona
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

The building is imposing but there is no major attraction on it. When I came tio visit there was a small art exhibition on the upper floor but there was not a cafeteria for instance, which is a pity because the back garden with its view to the river would be a nice place to sit and enjoy a coffee.

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Peoria, Arizona, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

This structure have an ongoing work of preservation. It is vast, cool, the walls are so compact, make you wounder how much work was required to build. I can't imagine how much work was required to clean all this windows.

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Clearwater, Florida
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68 reviews 68 reviews
49 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Situated in the edge of the river, there is a scenic view and also a huge vessel on the rear portion of this attraction, right in front of the Belem Cathedral, and besides the Presepio Fort. It is a place to enjoy and spend time, among visiting its historical locations, museum of modern and contemporary arts as well as its... More

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Pesaro, Italy
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93 reviews 93 reviews
14 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

Is is e best restaurant I visited in Belem. The food is great, but what makes it so special is the building itself. It has a wonderful view of the river. You can take a table outside to enjoy it. Nevertheless, the indoor part is also excellent. Very elegant place.

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Vitoria, ES
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109 reviews 109 reviews
52 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

it´s intended to be a museum with some atractions, they have a very good restaurant where we can eat tradicional dihse as "moqueca de filhote", fish boiled and cooked with special spices from region as "jambu", ...,. This place is located in square where we can find the Fort of Nativity, and Metropolitan Cathedral. We have a nice view from... More

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Los Angeles
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012

This place is like a cave with very rustic rock walls but high end food offerings. It is a good place to go to enjoy the river and have drinks near sunset.

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