Independencia Park, Sao Paulo

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#7 of 38 in Parks in Sao Paulo
Parisian gardens surround the pedestrian walkways with fountains and manicured bushes. In the center of Independencia Park you'll find a statue paying tribute to the struggle for independence from Portugal. It's neoclassical figures are triumphant and look fully prepared to fight for their freedom. You'll also find the Paulista Museum, or sometimes known as the "Museum of Independence." This colonial structure houses the history of the revolution as well as the cause and effects. After your leisurely tour, relax on one of the lawns and enjoy the ambience. Plan to visit Independencia Park and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Sao Paulo attractions using our Sao Paulo holiday site .
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  • October 4, 2017
    The Parque da Independencia is a nice place to go. You can skate, ride bikes, sit and soak the sun. Must visit the Independence Museum.  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    It was time, the independence Park, tourist attraction was. Today there's no more careful before, lack shame of Directors, get better
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  • September 29, 2017
    This is a must-visit for all Brazilians. Is still far from what it should be, but the recent reform in Monument Valley independence visit new!
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  • July 26, 2017
    Nice museum if you wanna know about Brazil's history thats the place
  • July 27, 2017
    It is good.. but the museum was closed.
  • February 23, 2017
    Beautiful place to spend the afternoon at. Unfortunately, the museum is closed until 2019, but you can still enjoy the park and the gardens. Highly recommended!
  • March 7, 2017
    Historical Place. Brazilian Indepence starts here. Good Manumental sculptures . very cool and Calm place
  • June 5, 2017
    Very nice place. Unfortunately the museum is closed.

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