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  • Excellent55%
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Mar 14, 2018
“Morning at the cathedral”
Mar 7, 2018
“Beautiful gothic”
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Mon-Fri 7am-6pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 8am-6pm
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Rua Duque de Caxias 1047 | Centro, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90010-282, Brazil
(51) 3228-6001
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

We visited the Cathedral of Porto Alegre on the morning of November 13, 2017, a beautiful place, where peace is breathed, impressive architecture and full of light,

Thank pablo v
Reviewed March 7, 2018

It's hard to come up with superlatives to describe this magnificent church. This jewel in the crown of similar structures is located on a height above a memorial park, next to the governor's palace, across the street from the state legislature. The exterior friezes are...More

Thank ajaceman
Reviewed February 23, 2018

I was blessed to attend Ash Wednesday mass at the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Archdiocese of Porto Alegre with the Arch Bishop. Beautiful and welcoming.

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Once there was a Barroque cathedral built in 1779, much more beatiful, but they decided to put it down and build that ugly and cold church. It is part of the main square near the state government building, the Legislative Assembly, the former State Court...More

Thank nelsonfjobim2016
Reviewed August 18, 2017

This is a large church with many statutes and interesting windows. It is on a square with the state buildings.

Thank Lucy E
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Worthwhile visiting, albeit not nearly as decorated as European ones.It was clean, easy to access on weekends

Thank OpinionShare
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Well, it's not like those italians churches, but it is beautiful aswell. Plus, in that area you will find a lot of other stunning buildings, such as the parlament house, the state gorvenment house and the São Pedro Theatre.

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Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

Excelente place to go, marvelous food, good ambiance my favorite plate is "Confit du canard " I also recommend fish with Brie cheese

Thank KatiaLucia8
Reviewed September 27, 2016

The church is located up on top of a hill. In its early days, it had a great view of the city, 360 degrees, but with many of the buildings, the view has been cut down. Inside, the church is quiet, and beautiful. The beauty...More

Thank Geomutt
Reviewed August 28, 2016

This cathedral is very impressive, beautiful artwork, and peaceful atmosphere inside. The view of the square from the front porch is also very beautiful.

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