Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Belem is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Belem a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Belem.
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Av. Nazareth 1300 - Nazareth, Bethlehem - PA, 66035-140, Brazil
07:00 am - 07:00 pm
The Cirio de Nazare is Brazil’s most beautiful catholic event, and it’s been happening here, associated to this city, and more recently this church, for over 200 years. The church was built in 1852 on the site where an image of the Lady of Nazareth was found. You can still see the image inside the church, today. During the festival, the...
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R. Siqueira Mendes, s / n - Old Town Bethlehem - PA, 66020-310, Brazil
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Built in the 18th century as the residence of a sugar mill owner, the house was converted into a hospital that operated until 1870. Afterwards, the military made some use of the house. It is now a contemporary art space, with its own permanent exhibit of about 2300 works. These include paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings, photographs, artistic ...
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Rua da Paz, s/n - Centro, Belém - PA, 66017-210, Brazil
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
Opened in 1874, in a time that is now known as the ‘Golden Age of Rubber’ in Brazil, the theatre is now regarded to be one of the greatest examples of Italian style neo-classical architecture. Since then, it has been home to many magnificent theatrical and operatic productions, and continues to be one today. Even if you’re not inc...
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Praça Dom Pedro II, s / n - Old Town Bethlehem - PA, 66020-310, Brazil
02:00 pm - 07:00 pm
This 18th century church was completed in 1771 on the site of an earlier church. From the outside, it is a masterpiece of mixed art, combining elements of Baroque, Rococo, and Neo-Classical influences. The towers follow the model of Bologna churches. Inside, the church is lavishly decorated. It has a classic organ, richly adorned wall panels, large...
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Rua Siqueira Mendes, Pará Belém, Brazil
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
In the entire Amazonian region, this is the only museum of its kind. Housed inside an old Jesuit building, The Church and St. Alexander College, this collection of about 400 items, relics, sacred paintings, sculptures, and silverware is now an indispensable part of Belem’s cultural heritage. The themes follow the relationships between the Chu...