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Praca Tiradentes

Centro, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Main heart of the city

This vast, cobbled plaza sits on a plateau in the middle of Ouro Preto, with many arteries shooting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Great and meaningful place in the heart of Ouro Preto

To be seen both by day and by night per the illuminations. At night there are concerts staged in... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
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Centro, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This vast, cobbled plaza sits on a plateau in the middle of Ouro Preto, with many arteries shooting off down very, very steep hills. The centrepiece is an unremarkable statue, with the city museum standing at one end and the science museum at the other....More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

To be seen both by day and by night per the illuminations. At night there are concerts staged in this plaza and a famous sambista drew a well behaved crowd of students that filled up the plaza. Streets are rough cobblestones in many areas hard...More

Thank LisandroVoyager
Reviewed 22 May 2017

You can't get anywhere in Ouro Preto without passing through Praça Tiradentes, probably by design. It has a good layout, pretty architecture, and great for people-watching.

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The most important place in Ouro Preto City, it is your tourist card around the world. A big place in down town with very importants history constructions around...

Thank Eduardo_Soneca
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Nice place, good staring point for most attractions in Ouro Preto. A bit annoying are the tourist guides and the guys trying to lure you to a certain restaurant. Traffic is a huge issue as there is an in and out of cars to all...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 March 2017

historical place with atmosphere. Very steep streets on which driving a car especially after the rain you have to do carefully.

Thank Jaroslaw M
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Really Beautiful spot for photos and great to stroll around the surrounding shops and restaurants. Very Beautiful

Thank Senhorpowers
Reviewed 7 May 2016

You will definitely want to see this place, it is the centre of town, surrounded by beautiful buildings, shops, cafes, restaurants etc.

Thank Grantedwards358
Reviewed 2 April 2016

This is the center of the historic city into which the two roads from Belo Horizonte and Mariana come into town. Rather than having the statue of the revolutionary Tiradentes (an appellation that refers to the fact that to help people with infirmities in the...More

Thank trifectatraveler
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Nice square in this colonial town. Quaint cobbled streets run of it. During the carnaval, the main stage is situated here. Nice atmosphere troughout the day.

Thank Reinier1612
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