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Belem Metropolitan Cathedral

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Address: Praca Frei Caetano Brandao, Belem, State of Para 66020-310, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 91 2121 3722
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Beautiful Church

A very lovely church in NE Brazil. I visited on a cruise ship and walked to the facility. It is a long walk into some sketchy areas, but the church itself is just beautiful... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A very lovely church in NE Brazil. I visited on a cruise ship and walked to the facility. It is a long walk into some sketchy areas, but the church itself is just beautiful inside and out.

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

The beautiful and traditional "Catedral da Sé" is situated at the very heart of the "Feliz Lusitânia" religious and historical complex at the so called "Cidade Velha" (Old City, in English) in Belém. The complex comprises other beautiful and important nearby buildings, as the "Museu de Arte Sacra do Pará - Igreja e Convento de Santo Alexandre", the "Forte do... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Catholic or not you should visit this beautiful church, in Belem, and one of the most important in Para.

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Bolivia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Very nice building, quite impressive in size, lighting and acoustic. A historic landmark situated in the old part of the city. If you are walking there, don't miss it.

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Florianopolis, Brazil
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Is a regular Brazilian catholic apostolic roman church. Could be visited in little time and has some caractheristics itens for the north of Brazil. Do this during the light day. It's not a very safe place.

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Vitoria, ES
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Very nice place, quiet and spiritual. Please mind walking around at the street, not so dangerous but gringos might be approached. There are other sightseeing places at the same spot such as Relgious Art Museum, Casa das Onze Janelas (and its nice restaurant), the Fort and so forth.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

A really beutiful building both inside and out with some charming tower bells. This building is maintained to perfection. Definitely worth a little visit.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

A very classic church. Well mantained and beatiful. You will take nice pictures inside and outside - considering that the region is also well mantained (gardens and etc)

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Barcelona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Not only the church with it's whitewashed walls and rich interior is nice here but also the big square in front of it and also the surrounding area with other interesting features. Also a nice place to enjoy some coconut water from the several kiosks available,

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Peoria, Arizona, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Beautifull, large, peaceful Church with many gold accents. Icredible works of esculptures, paintings and gold.

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