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Our Lady of Merces dos Pretos Crioulos church

Largo das Merces, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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To learn how the slaves who worked at the gold extraction mines smuggled gold to build their little... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2016
Regina A
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Davie, Florida, United States
Interesting church

The chapel was made at night by slaves (because they were working in the daytime - duh). It kept... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2014
Just_Another_Gringa
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Shanghai Region, China
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
May 18, 2016
“Worth a visit”
Jul 10, 2014
“Interesting church”
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Largo das Merces, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

To learn how the slaves who worked at the gold extraction mines smuggled gold to build their little church was very interesting. History class!

Thank Regina A
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Reviewed July 10, 2014

The chapel was made at night by slaves (because they were working in the daytime - duh). It kept my kids' interest, which is a plus!

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Reviewed January 1, 2012

Barroc style, beautiful ceiling paintings, simple and lovely.

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