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Monument to the Bandeiras: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

This is a tribute to the explorers who first came. The statue is big, its very nice. If you are tourist in Sao Paulo, this is one of the mais tourisric points. It is located just in front of the Ibirapuera Park, the most famous...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

It is a large-scale granite sculpture by the Italian-Brazilian sculptor Victor Brecheret at the entrance of Ibirapuera Park in São Paulo, Brazil. It is very beautiful and huge.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

The monument commemorates the exploration and colonization of São Paulo (and Brazil). The Brazilian sculptor, Victor Brecheret, was commissioned to construct this monument to celebrate São Paulo’s settlement 400 years before. It’s done in a very Socialist Art style. It looks like it belongs more...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Monument to the Bandeiras (The Monument to the Flags) is a fifty meters long and sixteen meters high granite sculpture in St. Paul Square, close to Ibirapuera Park located opposite the Palácio Nove de Julho, headquarters of the Legislative Assembly of Sao Paulo. The massive...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

The Monument to Los Bandeiras by Victor Brecheret sits at one of the entrances to Sao Paulo's Ibirapuera Park. Commissioned by the city and completed in 1954, it depicts through massive granite blocks and a heroic socialist realist style the struggle and triumph of the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Monument to the Bandeiras is a very impressive piece of art! It is worth walking all the way around it to appreciate it in full.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 16, 2017

We walked to Ibirapuera Park from Paulista Avenue and before you reach the park you come across the Monument. It is impressive and you must stop here for a photo before entering the park.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed January 30, 2017

Monument to the Bandeiras is a large-rough sculpture at the entrance of Ibirapuera Park in São Paulo. You will see it in case you visit the Ibirapuera Park, otherwise there is no reason to arrange a visit specific for it.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 29, 2017

This is next to the park and really draws you to it when you are in the park but when you get there it's impressive but with very little signage so you've no idea what you are looking at and what it commerorates. Impressive sculpture...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed August 3, 2016

This monument is one of the cities post card points. It represents a key moment in Brazil's history and is one of those that I had heard about since infancy. The area around it is somewhat busy with main roads, but the nearby Ibirapuera park...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Ibirapuera Park, the highlight of this neighbourhood,
is a family-friendly area to have a picnic, relax,
play sports, exercise or appreciate art. It gets
crowded during the weekends and is a popular leisure
destination for residents. Its 1,584 square kilometers
holds three lakes, two museums and several other
cultural spaces. The park hosts a variety of events
throughout the year, such as free music concerts and a
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