Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks

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  • Address: Largo do Pelourinho s/n, Pelourinho, Salvador, 40026–280, Brazil
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +55-7133216280
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Statue, Architecture , Cathedral , Heritage Building

The Igreja De Nossa Senhora Do Rosario Dos Pretos, a part of the historical district of Pelourinho is a declared UNESCO World Heritage Site. Said to be built for the slaves, by the slaves, the church is held in high esteem when the topic of slavery and the subsequent freedom comes up. The church is now being acknowledged worldwide for it handiwork on the altars and the overall architecture after it was renovated. The main point of interest here are the statues of black saints that the people prayed to then. The African spirit of resilience and worship is not unknown to many and to experience it first hand, you must attend a Sunday mass if you can.

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  • Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks Address: Largo do Pelourinho s/n, Pelourinho, Salvador, 40026–280, Brazil
  • Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks Contact Number: +55-7133216280
  • Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks Timing: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks(preferred time): 08:00 am - 11:00 am
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  • 93.53% of people who visit Salvador include Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks in their plan

  • 37.04% of people start their Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks

Thursday, Friday and Sunday

72.22% of people prefer walking in order to reach Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks

People normally club together Elevador Lacerda and Catedral Basilica while planning their visit to Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary Of The Blacks.

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  • In the heart of the old city is this beautiful blue church. In the middle of the chaos, you can seek a quiet place to relax out of the sun and enjoy the ‘over the top’ catholic attempts to convince others of a god and also to get a better spot in heaven - it’s opulent! There is a small museum dedicated to slavery at the back of the church with a couple of interesting stories - especially about an African slave who was considered a hero for defying the Português

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  • Estive lá numa terça-feira, dia da missa do ofertório dos pães. Foi a cerimônia católica mais linda e emocionante que assisti.

  • Igreja histórica, muito chamativa, com arquitetura extremamente bem trabalhada e de grande beleza. Um local ideal para se ter um pouco de ideia da história do Brasil e da Bahia, absolutamente fantástica, com pinturas muito boas.

  • Tutti martedì pomeriggio grande messa sincrética personale molto particolare unica chiesa que permette sincretismo tra due culture e religioni differenti Salvador è speciale in questo da non mancare

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