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Praca da Republica, Belem

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You get a true sense of Belém’s history when you visit Praca da Republica. The beautiful neoclassical Theatro da Paz, epitomizing the golden age of the rubber trade, is considered one of the 14 most beautiful jewels of Brazilian patrimony. The European-inspired architecture of the Theatro Experimental Waldemar Henrique and the Art School of the Federal University of Pará provide you with Amazonian culture both past and present. At the center of Praca da Republica stands a 20 m (66 ft) tall Carrara marble monument commemorating the proclamation of the republic in Brazil. The Sunday morning craft market attracts crowds of locals, but during the week Praca da Republica is less busy. Within its confines, you feel far removed from the hustle and bustle of the city and can laze in the shade of the mango trees. To visit Praca da Republica and other attractions in Belem, use our Belem trip itinerary maker.
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TripAdvisor
  • It is just a park. It is a nice place where you can have a walk or pass some time but nothing special. You cannot call it an attraction it is just a park.  more »
  • On Sundays the park has a unique crafts market where you can find lots of interesting things. Also funny on Sundays is the dogs day out. Through the week it's very quiet and at night a bit scary to be...  more »
  • It is busy on a weekend but quiet during the week. There are many live performers and food vendors on a weekend. I don't know why or for how long but the bandstand and fountains were all closed off  more »
Google
  • It's a nice place to hangout. Not very clean but not too bad. Every sunday there is a sale in the park where you can buy all kind of things.
  • the place has lots of garbage...
  • Evangelizando
  • Excellent
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