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Conjunto Arquitetonico Da Pampulha

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Address: Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Phone Number: 3798687324
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Paradise for runners and family activities

Running around the Lagoa da Pampulha was one of my best experience in BH. It is a beautiful place with wonderful structures designed by Niemeyer. I recommend early mornings as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2016
Jose Geraldo De... C
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Baguio City

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

This place is a great addition when going around Pampulha Lake. There is not much to do at this location other than look at the architecture. If you are planning on going to see the Church of Saint Francis of Assisi this place was created by the same architect - Oscar Niemeyer.

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Baguio City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

Running around the Lagoa da Pampulha was one of my best experience in BH. It is a beautiful place with wonderful structures designed by Niemeyer. I recommend early mornings as the best time to visit the place. At night, you can go for a dinning experience in the nearby restaurants.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

It´s a splendorous architetural complex build by Oscar Niemayer (a famous brazilian architect) with beauty gardens and fantastic details in architetural design and construction. In San Francisco Church the tiles are from Portugal and fantastic.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

A wonderful complex of 4 buildings by Oscar Niemayer in a great setting. The museum, the chapel, the ball room and the athletic club around an articulate lake. Better have a driver and car not only to get there from Belo Horizonte but also locally.

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

The Chapel, the Ballroom and the Modern Art Museum are all well-worth a visit. First the chapel and its exquisite undulating roof, then the ballroom, a round pavilion with a serpentine canopy in a cute garden and last, the museum which has nice Brazilian art and very visitors. But unless you're driving, be prepared to walk a lot as they're... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

From the uniquely designed Igreja São Francisco de Assis to the Museu da Pampulha there is a welcome verity for those looking for a nice hike around the lake (and maybe a photo op of the alligator) or a nice weekend drive. Tip-I lived there for years and to spot the gator you have to look for floating pieces of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

Nice buildings projected by a famous brasilian archictect, interesting style, has been abandoned by the government for too long. Robberies, kidnapping, Pampulha has sufferred with the increasing urban violence. Maybe due to dark areas in streets, it is now a place where one should keep an eye oppened. The public restrooms are in terrible condition. Casa do Baile, that should... More 

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Florianopolis, Brazil
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The architecture by Oscar Neymeir is fantastic. The Pampulha Museum is very nice and I had the opportunity to see a contemporary performance there. I think if you are in BH you can't miss this place at all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

It's one part of the city that you must see you will see São Francisco church also there few things around as the pampulha lake. In one sunny day you can catch nice shots with your camera but at night be sure to be in a group because is not to safe.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The soccer stadium, the arena, the Saint Francisco church, the art museum, the yatch club and other beautiful magnificent pieces were designed by the great architect Oscar Niemeyer in a set around the Pampulha lake. Read the signs and enjoy the good food. this place is a gift to humanity in terms of design and vision.

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