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Basilica de Nossa Senhora de Nazare

Avenida Nazare 1300, Belem, State of Para 66035-145, Brazil
+55 91-4009-8400
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Beautiful well kept Cathedral.

I visited this beautiful Cathedral as part of a ships shore excursion. It was in use for a mass... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Lynne C
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Enfield, United Kingdom
Colonial Art

This basilic is a piece of colonial art, with works on wood and gold dating form XVI century... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
Sebastián B
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This ornate Moorish temple is among the most revered religious sites in the region.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“interior” (4 reviews)
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Avenida Nazare 1300, Belem, State of Para 66035-145, Brazil
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I visited this beautiful Cathedral as part of a ships shore excursion. It was in use for a mass when we arrived but we waited and then went in. It was very ornate and so well kept. Outside tied to railings are lots of coloured...More

Thank Lynne C
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

This basilic is a piece of colonial art, with works on wood and gold dating form XVI century; building and decoration to be enjoyed at detail. Take your time, since you can walk around freely inside.

Thank Sebastián B
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

As far as religious buildings go, this one is well maintained and the artworks are intriguing. I'm don;t follow any religion so might be missing the finer details but I enjoyed it on a quick visit.

Thank Ying Z
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Not one of the oldest churches in town, but located on a nice square, with an impressive interior, that us bigger than anticipated and beautifully decorated without being ‘overdone’ as one often sees in catholic churches.

Thank 960maartenr
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very famous church in Belém. A must go because it is place of the biggest religious manifestation in Brazil, the Cirio de Nazaré. Beautiful building and the paintings inside are gorgeus.

1  Thank CSM75
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

The Basilica de Nossa Senhora de Nazare is the main church in Belem, and is the focal point of the Círio de Nazaré – one of the largest religious festivals in the world. The church is in excellent condition and is obviously very well maintained....More

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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Simply beautiful, from the grand architecture to paintings the gold leaf etc. definitely a place to visit.

Thank Rachel M
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

While in Belem, you need visit that place. There's a good and beautiful sidewalk and square in front of. The most important date it's Curio of Nazareth in October. The church it's very beautiful and rustic too, a quiet place sometimes and safe.

Thank Andre S
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Decided to visit the Basilica. Walked there. Streets were busy and full of street food outlets. Basilica was beautiful and worth the walk. Free entry and not highly decorated as some. Lovely mosaics and decorations.

Thank Rodney C
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

I love visiting churches and this church is a beautiful one. It's not a very large one, but great attention was paid to detail. Worth a visit.

Thank Trinichick76
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