Leal Senado (Municipal Council), Macau

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Go back in time and visit Leal Senado (Municipal Council), a World Heritage Site that once served as the seat of the Portuguese government during the colonial era. The "loyal senate" here is noted as having refused to accept Spanish authority during the Spanish occupation of Portugal. Constructed in 1784, the building features a smooth, structured Plain Portuguese style. Highlights of the decorated interior include elaborate carvings on the wall of the library, which houses more than 50,000 books, and a gallery with rotating art exhibits. Stroll through the blue-tiled courtyard, tip your hat to the bust of the famous Portuguese poet Luis de Camoes, and relax in the small garden in the back. Make Leal Senado (Municipal Council) part of your personalized Macau itinerary using our Macau trip planner .
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  • September 17, 2017
    Now this Macau Macedonia car water dragon Wind South China of the past reflected in securities when the time Civil Affairs Director Department/f administration Wind Qi inside walls with blue porcelain, little zhui Portuguese Construction of aesthetic feelings different history of Baptism, Macau line Bible view point.
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  • August 29, 2017
    Located on the busy new Happy Valley Road, District Director Department of beauty round 奐 sell FA participation view always attract me, Memory is good both times in before December comes, so every image: San Jose 誕 tree worla, this time still attend view located on the second floor this motionless Concilium Hall.
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  • August 18, 2017
    As in most of Macau's Building, the home Director Department/f is the Traditions of Portuguese Construction, but also saves a lot, see history not to destroy 殘. In addition to the Building was beautiful outside, hiding internal report multiple Museum, well worth watching.
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