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Our Lady of Rosario dos Pretos church

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Address: Praca Padre Lourival, s/n, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description: Tue-Sun 10am-5pm

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Its really beautiful

Its a very beautiful and quiet church. Better ask a guide to speak of the interesting tales about this church and its archtecture. Do not miss it. If u like taking pics walk... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Sao Paulo, SP
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112 reviews 112 reviews
59 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 NEW

Its a very beautiful and quiet church. Better ask a guide to speak of the interesting tales about this church and its archtecture. Do not miss it. If u like taking pics walk around the place and one can find great spots.

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Santiago, Chile
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This smallish church stands out both for its particular architecture, it's very interesting interior and it's history, as it was built in the off hours by local mine slaves that sneaked gold under their nails, etc to decorate its interior. I would suggest it as the stop prior to reaching the "official", lavish white man´s church up the hill

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Santiago, Chile
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54 reviews 54 reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

The church was built by African slaves brought to our country. Though not a religious person myself, I was moved by the history of the church (slaves building it at night, when they could), and also loved to see black saint icons. A small church with such a background moves me more than a big one full of gold...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

All churches of Tiradentes are worth paying a visit. This is no exception, the ceilings and altars are special.

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Address: Address: Praca Padre Lourival, s/n, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Tiradentes

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