Centro Historico de Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto
(4.8/5 based on 3,400+ reviews on the web)
At Centro Historico de Ouro Preto you can see why this is one of Brazil's best-preserved colonial towns and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Praised for its outstanding Baroque architecture and its well-preserved cobblestoned streets, this central zone of the city has long been a popular destination for travelers from around the world. Walk through the heart of this old mining town to see numerous churches, many dating from the earliest colonial days. There are several museums located in this area, where you can take guided tours designed to teach you all about the city’s and the region’s rich cultural, religious, and artistic heritage. This downtown area is also home to numerous shops, restaurants, bars, bookstores, and hotels. Using our international travel planner, Ouro Preto attractions like Centro Historico de Ouro Preto can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Beautiful place! Safe, clean, welcoming people. The history of Brazil very well preserved. Recommended for all ages.
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  • Well kept historic centre. Beautiful and well preserved churches. I observed that it is difficult to access for people with mobility difficulty because the streets are true slopes and there are hardly any sidewalks, this is a negative point. Overall, very good.
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  • A walk through the historical centre of Ouro Preto is truly amazing. Endless hills, churches and museums that make us reflect on the history of Brazil.
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  • An exceptional place to organize congress or conferences in a historical city of Brasil. Small and big rooms are available.
  • Top para recepções.
  • Bom local para realizar o seu evento, possui boas instalações e um estacionamento de boa capacidade.
  • O bar do festival é top
  • Centro amplo, localização central na cidade