Centro Cultural São Francisco da Penitência, Rio de Janeiro

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  • This hidden gem is quite impressive, you won't be able to focus on anything because it's all so golden and overloaded, it's crazy beautiful! They charge a small fee to enter and it's usually empty, a ...  more »
  • I've got jaw dropped once I arrived in this chapel... it's plenty covered of Golden leaves and pieces, many of them sculpted by Aleijadinho's master, Francisco Xavier de Brito. You will find in the Fr...  more »
  • I was astonished when I came upon this church. Never would I have imagined such a beautiful church in Rio. It's downtown in the Centro area which most tourist to Rio never go to, staying mostly in Cop...  more »
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  • It is richly ornate churches !!!
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  • 18TH century Baroque church. Internal slots are magnificent. Along with the monastery of St. Benedict are the only examples of baroque churches in Rio. Fully restored works with Museum. The igresso is $10 and the visitation is from Monday to Friday from 9 to 12 and from 13 to 16 hours.
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  • Magnificent Church, with one of the most beautiful I've seen q architectures. Easy access at largo da carioca, near subway station, access by a small ladder. 10.00 entry, there's no guide. Essential not to know when you go to rio de janeiro.
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  • I spent around, after a day of extensive walk through downtown and ended up succumbing to heat and giving up, before viewing the access ... Where to enter?
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