Palacio da Liberdade, Belo Horizonte

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On weekends and public holidays, Palacio da Liberdade opens its doors to the public with a permanent exhibition entitled "Palace of Liberty - Memories and Stories." Opened in 1897, the palace was for many years the seat of government in Belo Horizonte, and has been the scene of many decisions that have shaped the nation. Equally as fascinating as the building's political history are the eclectic architecture and decor. The exterior of the building combines numerous European styles, of which the neo-classical elements are predominant, whilst the decor ranges from Louis XV, to Moorish, to Art Nouveau. On the tour you pass through 30 sumptuous rooms filled with crystal chandeliers, gilded bronze, parquet floors and rich furniture. The centerpiece of the palace is an iron staircase, cast in Germany, in the Art Nouveau style. Put Palacio da Liberdade and other Belo Horizonte attractions into our Belo Horizonte vacation route planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Worth for the architecture. There's nothing very specific, in addition to being part of the architectural ensemble of the freedom square. It is the seat of the Government of Minas Gerais.
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  • It's like all the architectural ensemble of the freedom square, all wonderful with a rich history.
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  • The Palace of the arts is a place for visitors from all over the Brasil.sua structure has a historic value too big. open to visitation publishes
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  • Meu lugar favorito em BH!
  • Beautiful architectural building. Is part of the history of the State. Check beforehand if is possible an visit inside the palace.
  • público variado, tem crianças, adolescentes, idosos, praticantes de esportes, mendigo, bêbado, etc. Em voltada praça tem o CCBB, museu, restaurantes, etc. No Natal fica toda enfeitada.
  • Monumento histórico.
  • Ta cheio de Pokemon ai dentro.