The Amazon Sights

Capela de São João Batista (St. John the Baptist Church)

  • Passagem de São João 366 Map It
  • Cidade Velha
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 06/18/2015

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Prodigious architect Antônio Landi finished this small octagonal church in 1777. It was completely restored in 2013 and is considered the city's purest example of baroque architecture and the country's first octagonal church.

Sight Information


Passagem de São João 366, Belém, 66015-160, Brazil

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Mon.–Sat. 6:30 am–9 am

Published 06/18/2015


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