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The Amazon Sights

Catedral da Sé

  • Praça Dom Frei Caetano Brandão s/n Map It
  • Cidade Velha
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

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In 1755 Bolognese architect Antônio José Landi, whose work can be seen throughout the city, completed this cathedral's construction on the foundations of an older church. Carrara marble adorns the rich interior, which is an interesting mix of baroque, colonial, and neoclassical styles. The high altar was a gift from Pope Pius IX.

Sight Information


Praça Dom Frei Caetano Brandão s/n, Belém, 660020-310, Brazil

Map It


091-3223–2362; 091-3223–2362

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Mon. 2–8:30, Tues.–Fri. 8–noon and 2–8:30, Sat. 7–10 am and 4–8, Sun. 6:30-noon and 4–8


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