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Address: Rua Euclides Bandeira, Curitiba, State of Parana 80530010, Brazil
Phone Number: (41) 3313-7194
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Small, but worth a stop

I agree with most reviewers that wrote before me - it is a small place, but quite worth the visit, mainly if you put it together with a stop at the Oscar Niemeyer museum, which is... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 29, 2016
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Vitoria, ES
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Vitoria, ES
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

I agree with most reviewers that wrote before me - it is a small place, but quite worth the visit, mainly if you put it together with a stop at the Oscar Niemeyer museum, which is a very short walk away. I enjoyed these woods better than the museum, to be fair. There are seven houses of Polish immigrants, that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Very nice memorial, really makes you feel like you are in the town back in the days. There are few little houses that you can take a look and each has a little history I would highly recommend giving a quick stop by perhaps after visiting Museu Oscar which is very close by

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Krakow, Poland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

This a mixture between a park, in which you can rest, walk or jog, with Polish style country houses. If you have never seen this kind of scenery, it is worth seeing, but if you are familiar with it, you can skip this place.

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Thank Stanislaw1972
Goiania, GO
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2016

This is a "must go" Place! Very peacefull and a wonderfull place with many trees and old wood houses. You'll take many pictures form this place. Enjoy the nature and feel the harmony. Papa blessed this place and it will be blessed forever!

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Thank FerBasilio
Sao Paulo, SP
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

It's very close to the museum, a 5 minute walk. The park has little houses that were imported from Poland. And the Pope came to visit it, John Paul.

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Cancun, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

This is a lovley spot to see old houses of ancient polish migrants in the region. Perfectly conserved and in a real countryside atmosphere. Definitley a must when in Curitiba

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2015

You don't have to be a Catholic to fall in love with this place that commemorates the Pope's visit. Curitiba is famous for its manicured nature and this place is proof of that.

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Southwest
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2015

Marvelous tribute to some of the original settlers in this region. Many homes, barns, all will authentic decorations. Beautiful park surrounding.

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Thank Mir2001
Curitiba, PR
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2015

Very nice little garden with some typical old Polish structures. Quite a few things there connected to the visit of John Paul II to Curitiba. Worth a stroll on a nice day.

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Ostend, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2015

It is funny to find such a place in the middle of the center of a big Brazilian City. I walked here with my friend and we visited the Polish Memorial. It was small but nice to see.

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