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22 Nov 2016
“A master piece”
15 Aug 2015
“Very beautiful church with exceptional sculpture ensemble by Aleijadinho”
Tue-Sun 6am-6pm
Praca da Basilica, Congonhas, State of Minas Gerais 36415-000, Brazil
(31) 3731-1590
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

If you don't appreciate art it may be too much of a hike but aleijadinho's sculptures are a treat for anyone who appreciates these finer things. Take note that on Tuesdays the chapels are closed and thus you can only see the wooden figures through...More

Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Twelwe apostles sculpted by Baroque master Aleijadinho make this church a must for any art lover! As usual in Brazil you have to pay to see the inside and a very strict ban is enforced on taking pictures. The stated reason: visitors help maintain this...More

Thank Bernard B
Reviewed 17 December 2012

the statues are fine but nothing more to see. There is not much to see for 60 minutes trip... you can fine better places around

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