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Catedral da Se de Sao Paulo

Praca da Se, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01001-000, Brazil
3107-6832
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Praca da Se, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01001-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The cathedral is really amazing, majestic and breath-taking. It's a pity that there seem to be no social-care programmes to help/aid the homeless living around.

Thank Esteban C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This building is something of an architectural curiosity, placed in a South American setting, but observing all the rules of European classical form. There are details of local influences in some of the carvings, but otherwise this could be virtually anywhere in continental Europe. The...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easily accessed by metro, this neogothic church is a must see in São Paulo. The interior is fantastic and the tour to the crypts is unique. A warning: there are lots of homeless - and sometimes drugged - people around the church, so it is...More

Thank JoaoGaspar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In São Paulo you will not find such a peaceful place. Inside and outside just superb. Do not miss here if you will come to São Paulo.

Thank Esat G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having seen cathedral's in Spain, I was expecting this to be a little bigger than it was, but nonetheless it was a great historical sight and religious values attached. Definitely recommend this to everyone.

Thank yaasir
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place always remind my childhood, where I used to visit with my family and it`s fantastic. The only thing that makes me feel sad are the homeless people and I wish I could care of them all. The negative point is the guys with...More

Thank Mariaxclaudia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This building, which was built during the XX century, combines the gothic style with the local Brazilian tradition. In fact, there are a lot of statues of animals and plants typical of Brazils. It's worth - visiting also because it's free. And it is close...More

Thank Michele P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cathedral de Se is located centrally, in the old downtown area and attracts large crowds. The outside offers good photography options while the inside is calm and peaceful.

Thank Samipendra
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

The most beautiful cathedral built in gothic style architecture. It's is perfect for a post card surrounded by tall palm trees conveniently located next to a subway station. Once upon the time, it was a must see location for any tourist. Nowadays, however, it is...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

The cathedral is a nice neo-Gothic building on the inside, but the very massive pillars make it seem very imposing. The domed centre feels light and large, but the rest of the cathedral seems heavy and dark. The interior is also very sober, which makes...More

Thank Maxime S
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Se
Sé, which derives its name from Sé Square, is a
central neighborhood in historic São Paulo. Close by,
the Law School, the Museum of the Court of Justice and
the Metropolitan Cathedral offer inspiring
architecture. If you are looking for cultural
activities, head to Caixa Cultural and check the
schedule. In the area there is a popular pedestrian
street called “Rua Direita”, one of the first streets
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