Menezes Braganza House, Chandor

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#21 of 88 in Historic Sites in Goa
Goa's largest Portuguese-era mansion, Menezes Braganza House dates back to the 17th century and take up one entire side of the village square. One wing of the oversized home is filled with glass chandeliers and family treasures brought from Europe and Asia. The other section contains a large ballroom with a marble floor, as well as a private chapel used to store the fingernail of Saint Francis Xavier. Find out how to plan Goa trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
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  • A good place to see if ur interested in Goan History and rich heritage of its people. Not easily accessible by public transport , recommend to use ur own transport.  more »
  • Lovely to visit the heritage house and also the lady explaining was lovely and explained so well. The house is a must see and the history in it is beautiful.  more »
  • This is an incredible space, full of memóeias more than four centuries: objects, photographs, furnishings are all full of memories and senses the history of everyday life of Goa of the last 5 centuries.
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  • A place with golden history of Goa, The antique paintings and items present are really awesome. Can make out how much our ancestors were talented. Thanks to my colleague who took me there.
  • It was so nice and historical!! A nice lady gave us a full tour of the house and it was really great and very interesting!
  • A great place to visit. It is a beautiful house in very good condition. It is well worth the visit.
  • Would recommend only if you have nothing else to do. Also the visit is charged
  • Nicely maintained place . Judith explained every thing warmly Those who want to see (almost 450 yrs old ) villa of Goa must visit this place
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