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São Luiz Gonzaga, Novo Hamburgo
Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
Stone steps lead you away from the busy area of restaurants and shoe stores to reach this cathedral at the top. The highlights of São Luiz Gonzaga are its renovated and freshly painted exterior, traditional religious paintings by Italian painters Aldo Locatelli and Emilio Sessa, Roman-style basilica, and two bell towers 50 m (164 ft) in height. Other attractions include the screens of Our Lady of Ilse and High Altar designed by brothers Gegler. The seating capacity inside is 1240 seats and there is a choir on Sunday. The building is well lit at night. There is a tourist information center close by the cathedral. Use our Novo Hamburgo itinerary planner to add São Luiz Gonzaga and other attractions to your Novo Hamburgo vacation plans.
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A noite, quando iluminada é mais bonita. A estética do prédio é interessante externamente. Por dentro é imensa, porém um pouco fria. As grades colocadas na frente atrapalham o visual.At night when lit. The aesthetics of the building is interesting. Inside is immense, but a bit cold. The grids placed in front hinder visual.show original
Independente da sua religião, é um local que deve ser visitado, pois é uma arquitetura linda, cheia de detalhes. Para quem tiver interesse, vale presenciar uma missa também, pois a opção de datas e ho... read more »Regardless of their religion, is a place that must be visited, as it is a beautiful architecture, full of details. For those interested, it's worth attending a mass, too, because the option of dates and schedules are varied.show original
Erlon R. A
As pinturas internas são muito bonitas. Vale a pena apreciar as iluminuras pintadas pelo artista plástico hamburguense, Marciano Schmidt.The paintings are very beautiful. It's worth appreciating the miniatures painted by artist hamburguense, Martian Schmidt.show original
Bom lugar para refletir.
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Lucas Dos SantosThis place will be forever in my mind and in my heart! (I was hosted at the parish house x reasons for the trip to Rio de Janeiro by the WYD) Thank you for everything Gabriel, Father Mateo and father Luizão! A huge hug from Argentina. Luke and markshow original
É UM CATOLICA APOSTOLICA ROMANA? OU FAZ PARTE DA ORTODOXA. SOU EX PROTESTANTE E QUERIA COMEÇAR A PARTICIPAR .
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