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Nossa Senhora da Conceicao Metropolitan Cathedral

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Nov 7, 2018
“Historic Building”
Jan 5, 2017
Daily 7am-7pm
Praca Jose Bonifacio, Campinas, State of Sao Paulo 13010-190, Brazil
City Center
+55 19 3231 2085
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

Great and imponent place to be visited. The Cathedral was built in 1774. Located in the city center, presents the same security hazards of any big city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marcelocapone
Reviewed January 5, 2017

it is aa important church once the saint is the city patron. Take care with your belongs, the area is not so well observed by policeman

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Fernanda F
Reviewed September 22, 2016

What I like about this cathedral is the wood work in the altar. It is really beautiful! It has been restored and looks great! It is really a work of art.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Nancy K
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Impressive building. Mass was on and the choir sang. Church was not very full but an impressive building. Outside a lot of homeless people were hanging around but did not bother you

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed March 1, 2016

Unfortunately when we arrived there, there was a lot of scaffolding arround the Cathedral, but stil its beauty was revealed. In spite of the renovation works it was still possible to enter, and so we were able to see the real warm and cosy interior.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Joop V
Reviewed September 2, 2015

We came by metro and had to walk through side streets to reach the Cathedral. ON the whole Sao Paolo was a clean city but not this area. The plaza in front of the church was filled with homeless people and the liter of food...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank marynaturelover
Reviewed May 4, 2015

Even as an atheist, I've always loved going to churches and seeing their architecture. It's one of the oldest churches of Campinas, and its bell rings every single hour. You can hear it when you're passing by, it's beautiful.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Caaams
Reviewed April 25, 2015

Not very impressive from the outer side, but offers beautiful woodwork art to appreciate inside. Very mystical feeling.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank fredleal42
Reviewed February 1, 2015

This cathedral is a thing of beauty inside. You find the most wonderful wood carvings and sculptures made of "Jacaranda Wood". This is the tree or bush that you see with those beautiful blue (purple) flowers everywhere in South America. We were unlucky there was...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank funpower
Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful church with excellent wood work. Today when I went some renovation was in progress and they have covered the entrance and tower. Hence not able to see the front view.

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