Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

The Amazon Sights

Igreja Nossa Senhora das Mercês (Our Lady of Mercy Church)

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Fodor's Review

Another of Belém's baroque creations, this church is notable for its pink color and convex facade. The shell dates from the 17th century, and the rest attributed to Antônio Landi's restoration. It's part of a complex that includes the Convento dos Mercedários, which has served both as a convent and a prison, though not simultaneously.

Sight Information


Gaspar Viana e Frutuosa Guimarães, Belém, 66013-010, Brazil



Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily Mass at 12 and 5


What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights
  • Hotels

See all sights in The Amazon

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?




Don't Miss



No Thanks

Love To Travel?

Get FREE e-mail communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

How we use your email

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.