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Iconic and historical

Whether or not you are religions, this cathedral is quite interesting. It has the regular... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
mabrondani
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Vancouver, Canada
Taller than all the rest

There's no doubt that this church has them all beat as far as sheer size is concerned. Maybe that's... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2018
ajaceman
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Vancouver
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1 May 2018
“Iconic and historical”
7 Mar 2018
“Taller than all the rest”
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Rua dos Andradas 630 | Centro, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90020-002, Brazil
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Whether or not you are religions, this cathedral is quite interesting. It has the regular Cristian/catholic vibe, embellished with nice art work. It is also well located in down town Porto Alegre.

Thank mabrondani
Reviewed March 7, 2018

There's no doubt that this church has them all beat as far as sheer size is concerned. Maybe that's why it took 97 years to complete. While not as ritzy as some other churches in terms of being plastered with friezes and gold plated ornamentation,...More

Thank ajaceman
Reviewed February 23, 2018

Conveniently located on the fantastic Rua dos Andradas, this beautiful church is a quiet respite from the bustle of the city.

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed February 16, 2018

Amazing architecture specially in the down view. The entry is too big and you find many activities there.

Thank Karim K
Reviewed August 18, 2017

This church is undergoing renovation and is a unique example of its style and the statues of Christ are wonderful. I hope someday I can come and see the finished altar.

Thank Lucy E
Reviewed May 20, 2016

Are you a church lover? Well, so you better visit around there, while you're walking at the downtown. The stairs are fantastic and it's an inspiring place.

Thank Marcelo M
Reviewed April 29, 2015

historical i was told and has beautiful exterior but the interior of the church is average. there is nothing not to like about this church. so very solemn as you enter and you could hear but the breeze

Thank Japhichi
Reviewed March 30, 2015

Another beautiful renovated church across from a military department in old town walking district. It sits above the street level and its dominant presence could not be missed.

Thank sacramentan
Reviewed April 3, 2012

You will feel like you are in some city from Bahia.

Thank Fm2008
Reviewed December 3, 2011

The whole central area of Porto Alegre is being revitalised. After visiting the city for a few days I decided to check this church out and what a surprise! The church looks just spectacular, and the whole area is just wonderful. A block away from...More

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