16 Sights in Porto Alegre, Brazil (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 16 sights are available in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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1. Praça Carlos Simão Arnt

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Simon Arnt Square, known as Glycol Square, is one of the most famous squares in Happy Harbour City. It is frequented and is located in a scenic block on Nilopolis Avenue in the east of the city. It was only known after the extinct construction company took the area and completely renovated it. Initially, the square had an area of about 24,000 square meters, and after being re-sworn in, the land area was increased by 2,000 square meters, and decisions were made in favor of the municipal authorities. The calculated area is 26,670 square meters. It has three more sports fields, covered cantaloupe, playground, various benches, and walking and running tracks.

Wikipedia: Praça Carlos Simão Arnt (PT)

2. Museu de Arte do Rio Grande do Sul

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The Rio Grande do Sul Museum of Art is an art museum in the State of Rio Grande do Sul. It is located in the centre of Porto Alegre. Its eclectic building, national heritage, is one of the most noteworthy historic buildings in Porto Alegre. Its design is usually attributed to Theodor Wiederspahn, a German-Brazilian architect, although important local historian and artist Fernando Corona ascribes it to Germano Gundlach.

Wikipedia: Rio Grande do Sul Museum of Art (EN)

3. Monumento ao Batalhão Suez

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The monument area of Camp Suez, known as the ONU Monument and/or the Blue Helmets Monument, is a national military monument located in the town of Happy Harbour on the southern river, paying tribute to the High Hill soldiers who participated in the ONU peacekeeping mission in central and eastern China in 1959. These soldiers are famous for belonging to Suez Battalion.

Wikipedia: Monumento ao Batalhão Suez (PT)

4. 22101 Planetário

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Professor Boptista the Flounder, also known as the ufrgs Planetarium, is a planetarium, brasil, belonging to the southern Great River Federal University (ufrgs), a cheerful harbor city. It is a supplementary institution for astronomy teaching and dissemination. It is located on the corner of ipiranga Avenue and barcelos Lamiro Street, in the health campus of ufrgs.

Wikipedia: Planetário Professor José Baptista Pereira (PT)

5. Monumento aos Açorianos

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Monumento aos Açorianos Ricardo André Frantz (User:Tetraktys) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Monument to the Azoreans is a public art monument in full time exhibition in Porto Alegre, state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, in honor of the arrival of the first sixty Azorean couples that populated the city in 1752. It was inaugurated on March 26, 1974, in the city's 206th anniversary. The monument is 17 meters high and 24 meters wide.

Wikipedia: Monument to the Azoreans (EN)

6. Museu Joaquim José Felizardo

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Museu Joaquim José Felizardo Ricardo André Frantz (User:Tetraktys) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Jaquim Happy Harbor Museum is a historical museum in the city of Happy Harbor, the great river capital of southern Brazil. It is installed on the Sun Copper Ring at 582 Jewelry Street in Alfredo. It is open to the public from 1: 30 pm to 5: 30 pm on Monday, from 9: 00 am to 12: 00 noon on Tuesday to Friday and from 1: 30 pm to 5: 30 pm.

Wikipedia: Museu Joaquim José Felizardo (PT)

7. Monumento ao Expedicionário

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Expeditionary Force Monument is a historical monument of Happy Harbour City, which opened in 1957. The idea for the monument was initiated by the People's Mail in 1946, with an open tender for the construction of the Victory Arch and the victory of the Caringini Antarctic Project. The Carlingit statue is a symbol of a happy harbor.

Wikipedia: Monumento ao Expedicionário (PT)

8. Igreja Santo Antônio

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Igreja Santo Antônio Ricardo André Frantz (User:Tetraktys) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Church of Santo Antônio is a Catholic temple located in the Brazilian city of Porto Alegre, at Rua Luís de Camões 35. The present church is the second building erected on this site, succeeding a small chapel founded in 1876. It is the center of a traditional festivity dedicated to Santo Antônio de Lisboa.

Wikipedia: Igreja de Santo Antônio (Porto Alegre) (PT)

9. Travessa dos Venezianos

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Travessa dos Venezianos is an alley way in the Brazilian city of Porto Alegre, capital of the state of Rio Grande do Sul. It is located in the Cidade Baixa neighborhood, between Lopo Gonçalves and Joaquim Nabuco streets, where there is a series of seventeen popular houses listed by the municipality.

Wikipedia: Travessa dos Venezianos (PT)

10. Memorial do Rio Grande do Sul

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Memorial do Rio Grande do Sul Ricardo André Frantz (User:Tetraktys) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Memorial do Rio Grande do Sul is a cultural center of Porto Alegre, installed in a historic building located in Praça da Alfândega, in the Historic Center of the city. It is a building inventoried by the City Hall and listed by the National Institute of Historical and Artistic Heritage.

Wikipedia: Memorial do Rio Grande do Sul (PT)

11. Anfiteatro Pôr-do-Sol

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Anfiteatro Pôr-do-Sol Tetraktys / Public domain

The Sunset Amphitheater is a place for shows and open air events in Porto Alegre, capital of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. It was inaugurated on May 13, 2000. With capacity for approximately 70,000 people, and his name was chosen by popular vote.

Wikipedia: Anfiteatro Pôr do Sol (PT)

12. Farol Santander Porto Alegre (antigo Santander Cultural)

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Farol Santander Porto Alegre (antigo Santander Cultural) Ricardo André Frantz / CC BY-SA 3.0

Farol Santander Porto Alegre, formerly called Santander Cultural, is a Brazilian cultural center maintained by Banco Santander in a historic building in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul. It is located in Customs Square and its building was listed by IPHAE.

Wikipedia: Farol Santander Porto Alegre (PT)

13. Praça Júlio de Castilhos

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Praça Júlio de Castilhos
Correio da Manhã
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Júlio de Castilhos Square is a square in the Brazilian city of Porto Alegre, capital of the state of Rio Grande do Sul. It is located in the Independence district, being bordered by Independence Avenue and Ramiro Barcelos streets and 24 October.

Wikipedia: Praça Júlio de Castilhos (PT)

14. Igreja São Pedro

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Igreja São Pedro Ricardo André Frantz (User:Tetraktys) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Stone Church, a temple of the Catholic Church, sits on the joyful harbor on the Baggies-on the Christian Boulevard at 1629 Columbus. It is one of the city's main churches, with rich interiors in paintings, carved altars, glass and statues.

Wikipedia: Igreja São Pedro (Porto Alegre) (PT)

15. Museu de Ciências Naturais

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The Museu de Ciências Naturais da Fundação Zoobotânica do Rio Grande do Sul, is a Brazilian museum located inside the Porto Alegre Botanical Garden. Open from Monday to Sunday 9am to 12pm and from 13h30 to 17h.

Wikipedia: Museu de Ciências Naturais da Fundação Zoobotânica do Rio Grande do Sul (EN)

16. Monumento ao General Osório

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Monumento ao General Osório Ricardo André Frantz (User:Tetraktys) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The monument is a public monument, located in the customs square in the center of Happy Harbour, and named after Manuel Lu í sio, patron of the cavalry of the Brazilian army and war hero of the Paraguay team.

Wikipedia: Monumento ao General Osório (PT)

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