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Casa das Onze Janelas

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At the end of the 18th century, sugar baron Domingos da Costa Barcelar built the neoclassical House of Eleven Windows as his private mansion. Today Barcelar's mansion is a gallery for contemporary arts, including photography and visiting expositions. The view from the balcony is impressive. Take a walk through the courtyard and imagine scenes of the past. This is where the aristocracy took tea and watched over the docks as slaves unloaded ships from Europe and filled them with sugar and rum.

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  • Address: Praça Frei Caetana Brandão, Cidade Velha, Belém, 66010-320 | Map It
  • Phone: 91/4009–8821
  • Cost: R$2, free Tues.
  • Hours: Tues.–Sun. 10–4
  • Location: Belém
Updated: 05-08-2013

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