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Museu de Arte Sacra, Porto Seguro
(3.1/5 based on 75+ reviews on the web)
Housed in Igreja da Misericórdia, a simple, 18th century church, Museu de Arte Sacra collects sacred art and artifacts from the colonial period, including relics, paintings, carvings, furniture, and other objects of worship. Learn about the history of the iconography from the informative attendants, and observe the reverent beauty of the devotional objects. To visit Museu de Arte Sacra on your holiday in Porto Seguro, and find out what else Porto Seguro has to offer, use our Porto Seguro travel itinerary maker.
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  • Since the discovery there, expect to find a Rico and varied collection of Sacred pieces and historical value, but it wasn't like that, with few pieces on display and part in restoration (we reported) we were able to enjoy only a few available on the day, where I highlight the image of St. Francis of Assisi, dating from the 16TH century it was brought by Franciscan priests to the first church built in Brazil , is not allowed to photograph or film, she can be seen in this information panel at the entrance, along with the image of the crucified.
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  • The Church is super tiny, but the acquis and not that big, it pays to travel back in time in the sacristy furniture. Photography is not allowed.
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  • a great place to meet some more of the history of the city.. and you know some of the population.
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