Our Lady of Rosario dos Pretos church, Tiradentes

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Our Lady of Rosario dos Pretos church was built by and for African slaves that were brought to Brazil. The 18th century church in its simple beauty displays images of black saints, gold plated altar in Rococo style, ceiling paintings of Our Lady of the Rosary giving a bible and a rosary to the saints, and an arch with monumental paintings of the 15 Mysteries of the Rosary. On the second floor, there is a museum dedicated to the history of black community. To visit Our Lady of Rosario dos Pretos church and get the most from your holiday in Tiradentes, create itinerary details personal to you using our Tiradentes vacation generator.
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  • Church of the Rosary of black men Saints built by black night, despite being small has excellent architecture.
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  • I didn't see the Church from the inside, I was in August 2016, she tb was closed, and now in January also does not seen inside because it was closed.
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  • Simple Church in Tiradentes. During my visit the surprised us most was a dog who was sleeping in the aisle. Though imbued with a Franciscan spirit and have fun with it, it's sad to see the neglect with the cultural heritage.
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