Museu de Arte Sacra do Para, Belem

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For a little religious inspiration contained within Baroque architecture, visit Museu de Arte Sacra do Para. The museum houses a collection of almost 400 pieces of sacred paintings, woodwork, silverware, and other liturgical objects. Most of the pieces date back to the eighteenth century, including images of saints carved in wood. Take a guided tour of the museum, which is quite dark with lighting that serves to illuminate the beautiful artwork. Use our Belem trip builder to add Museu de Arte Sacra do Para and other attractions to your Belem vacation plans.
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  • August 12, 2017
    Just going there to meet the magnificent collection of religious art from there and know the history of each place, as everything was built. And as our country's Rico!
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  • August 10, 2017
    I took my students to know the presence of Baroque and Mannerism in the works and in the architecture of the place
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  • August 4, 2017
    The collection of the Museum is a unique richness, but the neglect with the culture prevents even if not buy bulbs to enhance the parts. The project of the German artist parts lighting, which gave a dramatic and her Baroque curves of Saints was abandoned. Very sad.
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