Igreja Nossa Senhora das Dores ( Capelinha), Paraty

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Religious Site
You will find Paraty’s youngest church overlooking the Baía de Paraty, its rustic, white façade asymmetrical due to a planned second tower never being built; atop the existing tower, you will see a cockerel-shaped weathervane. Despite major renovations at the turn of the 19th century, the interior of Igreja Nossa Senhora das Dores ( Capelinha) is simple, but you can see intricate, hand-carved woodwork on the balconies and choir partition. In the inner courtyard, you will find a columbarium-style cemetery, where the funeral urns of the town’s deceased are housed in small compartments. Our Paraty tourist route planner makes visiting Igreja Nossa Senhora das Dores ( Capelinha) and other Paraty attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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TripAdvisor
  • Quite a pictureques location on corner of river & bay & is photogenic Developed by the Brotherhood of Women in 19th & 20th centuary  more »
  • Beautiful small Church in the heart of Paraty - not huge or particularly ornate but worth a visit, particularly as Paraty only has a few places to visit (as opposed to the shops, cafes, bars and resta...  more »
  • Not much to do but nice to take a photo in front of the church. Don't know if they allow people to go inside as I didn't try to.  more »
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  • Beautiful small church in front of the river and the sea. Great example of colonial brazil, worth a visit.
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  • Good for know about history place.
  • Meche with faith. Worth knowing
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  • Place of history
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