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Historic Centre of Macau, Macau

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Journey through the diverse and dynamic history of the region in Historic Centre of Macau, a collection of over 20 cultural and historical sites. Stroll down the main historic street and visit the numerous old buildings, displaying colonial Portuguese and Chinese architectural styles in varying contrasts and combinations. Town squares, churches, and temples offer showcase routes into the colonial era in Macau, with each site offering a wealth of information on panels and signs. There are a range of historical tour options available. Added to the World Heritage List in 2005, the area stands as a testament to the co-existence and appropriation of two distinct cultural, architectural, aesthetic, and technological influences. The site represents one of the earliest and best-maintained examples of the meeting of China and the West. Use our Macau trip itinerary builder app to add Historic Centre of Macau and other attractions to your Macau vacation plans.
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  • The area was resrricted from building new one and preserved as 16th century europian quarter. Stone lanes and iron street lantane are nostalgic. Old municipal house is well preserved. Nearby suvinior ...  more »
  • The historic center comprises of most of the place of interest in Macau. Senado square, St Paul church, Ruins, most of the govt buildings and shopping areas fall here. Be prepared to walk, and ensure ...  more »
  • From the ruins of St. Paul's Cathedral to Senado square, walked through the streets. Here historic buildings, while I headed. In the St. Domingo Church was a solemn atmosphere.
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