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Praca da Liberdade, Belo Horizonte

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Centuries old Imperial palms line Praca da Liberdade square, an oasis away from the busy city streets. The welcoming grounds ncorporate cobblestone walkways, statuary fountains, a bandstand, and old benches where you can watch birds fly and people stroll on by. Historically significant buildings with neoclassical architecture surround the square adding a sense of antiquity in every direction you look.

You'll find the lush tropical gardens as you head towards the south-southwest end of the square. Low hedges with lush lawns surround many ponds with whimsical fountains spurting water in every direction. The center of this pedestrian square has the iconic key-shaped pond surrounded by greenery and walking paths that you can stroll along while sipping a beverage from a local café. To visit Praca da Liberdade on your holiday in Belo Horizonte, and find out what else Belo Horizonte has to offer, use our Belo Horizonte trip generator.
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  • A beautiful and Nice square with fountains, Bandstand and hiking trail. A lovely place to stroll. The Cultural circuit-buildings around the square has always must-see attractions.
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  • Freedom Square in BH is the traditional square, where the public buildings, Government House, library, museums, House. Must-see for BH.
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  • Is a meeting point between friends who live in Belo Horizonte, we go over there just to do nothing with people we like, is a beautiful square and Christmas is stunning!
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  • Bom lugar para passear.
  • Ótimo lugar para jogar Pokemon Go.
  • Beautiful place to visit. I recommend to every single one to visit. There are lots of museums around with different propositions and the place itself get a lot of different people together with different cultural movements. It is near to the a huge diversity of restaurants and 3 shopping Malls where you can find every kind of souvenirs.
  • Linda, cheia de pokemons
  • This park is great! You will find that in addition to the fountains and recreational space, there are several amazing museums around the park.