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Address: Belem, State of Para, Brazil
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Good to visit on Sundays

Very nice park in front of the Hotel I stayed. Om Sundays there are a lot of activities, handicrafts, music and dance and people sell all kind of stuff You should visit this Park... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2015
Hemradj J
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Chios, Greece
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246 reviews
101 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

It is just a park. It is a nice place where you can have a walk or pass some time but nothing special. You cannot call it an attraction it is just a park.

Thank John V
Paramaribo, Suriname
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

On Sundays the park has a unique crafts market where you can find lots of interesting things. Also funny on Sundays is the dogs day out. Through the week it's very quiet and at night a bit scary to be.

Thank Maira K
Maraval, Saint George, Trinidad and Tobago
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35 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

It is busy on a weekend but quiet during the week. There are many live performers and food vendors on a weekend. I don't know why or for how long but the bandstand and fountains were all closed off

Thank Trinichick76
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Praca da republica is a nice square to visit at day (in the evening its deserted and the chance of being robbed big), it is an historic square with the old theather in the middle. (Some of the other buildings are under construction now april 2016)

Thank PeterWer
Vitoria, ES
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286 reviews
222 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This square is one of the best preservede old squares in Brasil. There's an european air in this amazonic place. Look around, see the stile. But be preapred for the heat.

Thank bobmauro1966
Sao Paulo, SP
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102 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015

This is among the top 3 things to see in Belem, it is a large green area, ideial for walking or jogging where you will find areas to rest and enjoy the vegetation but also you will be able to see well preserved a bit of Belem from early 20 th century, the "Theatro da Paz", a jewel in art... More 

1 Thank Cantharino
State of Sao Paulo
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235 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

The square is beautiful, with nice buildings around, however, the grass is spoiled by rubbish. I was told that after 8pm the square is unsafe for walking around. On Sundays there is street market. I found the handcraft section quite poor. There are lots of Chinese items for sale. We tried some of the homemade food.

1 Thank Traveler4Fun_99
Maple Ridge, Canada
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31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Praca da Republica is a beautiful square. On Sundays there is an art fair, and I highly recommend it. I suggest you take an umbrella and use it, even in plain sunshine, during mango season. The trees around the square are mango trees, and unfortunately they can fall on your head and cause serious problems, it happened to my son.... More 

1 Thank Neila S
London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

In this 'praça', that means something like square or park, you'll find the famous Belem's theatre and apart from that not much. Lots of homeless people walking around during the evening make it a bit dodgy and might be dangerous.

1 Thank Maxrocha
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Very nice park in front of the Hotel I stayed. Om Sundays there are a lot of activities, handicrafts, music and dance and people sell all kind of stuff You should visit this Park for sure

1 Thank Hemradj J

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