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The Pope Woods and Polish Memorial

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Walk in a comfortable woods encounter to the Niemeyer Museum.

Nice walk, nice memorials in the “Pope’s” woods. He visited. Many families enjoying the park... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2018
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it is a very small place and there isn't much to see but it is beautiful and really peaceful. A... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2017
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Jan 13, 2018
“Walk in a comfortable woods encounter to the Niemeyer Museum. ”
Jul 17, 2017
Daily 6am to 8pm
Rua Euclides Bandeira, Curitiba, State of Parana 80530-020, Brazil
(41) 3313-7194
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Nice walk, nice memorials in the “Pope’s” woods. He visited. Many families enjoying the park. That walk and the museum were a good day.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2017

it is a very small place and there isn't much to see but it is beautiful and really peaceful. A good spot for a pause for breathing.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank daydayse
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Take time to walk and enjoy the grounds, the vegetation and the fresh air that pleases your senses. worth it.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Chris O
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

Little chapel the Saint Pope Jean Paul visited and prayed. The surrounding woods are peaceful and well kept. Only regret is an unsightly statue of the Saint with huge fake hands! What were they thinking of?

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank GringoAlto2000
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...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Lenirl
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...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Eduardo D
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.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Stanislaw1972
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!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank FerBasilio
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.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Dianalee_13
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

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Daniel A
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