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“Impressive monument next to Ibirapuera park”

Monument to the Bandeiras
Ranked #117 of 754 things to do in Sao Paulo
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

After walking through the park on the way to Paulista I came across this monument at the exit. Very impressive and excellent design which I believe commemorates many things about the culture, history and diversity of São Paulo. Worth taking 15 minutes to walk around and take some pictures

Thank Peter W
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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Its nothing really special but if you visit Ibirapuera Park, its very close to it, so it worths to take a look, specially around sunset.

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

This monument honour the people that fight on a battle around year 1932 when Sao Paulo wanted to separated from the rest of the Brazil! It is huge and worth to stop by. 1 hour is enough.

Thank Vanessa P
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

This sculpture close of Ibirapuera park is designed by the famous Vitor Brecheret. It has became a symbol and post card of Brazil, with 240 granite blocks and was inaugurated in 1954 for the celebrations of the fourth century of the city of São Paulo. This work represents Brazilian pioneers, exposing its various ethnic groups and the effort to build and explore the country. In addition to Portuguese, there are black, mamluks and indians people (with crosses in the neck), pulling a monsoon canoe, used in river expeditions.

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Reviewed 3 July 2014

This is a famous monument that sits right outside Ibirapuera park in Sao Paulo. It is not exactly a place you would stay for more than 20-30 minutes, I would recommend checking it out and then heading into the park after. Unless you are really close in proximity to the memorial it is not worth going all the way through the traffic and city to see by itself.

Thank Andrew P
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