14 Sights in Recife, Brazil (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Recife, Brazil. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 14 sights are available in Recife, Brazil.

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1. Casa da Cultura

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This cultural house is a handicraft trading center in Reef City, the capital of Bienbuco State, Brazil. It works in the building of the ancient Reef Detention House, the largest Western Mouse Chain in the 10th century and the first floodlit Southern American radial prison.

Wikipedia: Casa da Cultura (Recife) (PT), Website

2. Igreja de Santo Antônio

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The Mother Church of the Sacrament of the Most Saints is a Catholic reef temple, the capital of Nanbao, Brazil. Located in San Antonio, it is one of the most meaningful examples of Brazilian baroque architecture.

Wikipedia: Igreja Matriz do Santíssimo Sacramento de Santo Antônio (PT)

3. Malakoff Tower

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Malakoff Tower Ricardo André Frantz (User:Tetraktys) / CC BY-SA 3.0

Malakoff Tower is a tower located in Recife Antigo, Recife. This monument was built between 1835 and 1855 to be used as an observatory and as the main entrance and gateway for Arsenal da Marinha square. It has been registered as a Historical Patrimony and was named after a similar monument on the Crimean peninsula, used as a defense center for Sevastopol on the Crimean war. When the arsenals of the Navy were dismantled with the beginning of the Brazilian Republic, the tower was transferred to the heritage of Recife port and then abandoned and endangered. The city population, in association with cultural institutions leadership, mobilized against the demolition, using as an example the real strength of Malakoff on the Crimean war.

Wikipedia: Malakoff Tower (EN)

4. Museu do Homen do Nordeste

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The Northeast Man Museum is a Brazilian museum located in the city of Recife, capital of Pernambuco. The Northeast Man Museum - Muhne - is a federal agency, which brings together collections that reveal the plurality of black, indigenous and white cultures from our origins to the different developments and mixtures that form what is now generally called Brazilian culture. Being part of the Joaquim Nabuco Foundation Institute of Documentation, its museum and museographic conception was inspired by the concept of regional museum, idealized by the sociologist-anthropologist Gilberto Freyre.

Wikipedia: Museu do Homem do Nordeste (PT), Website

5. Church of the Divine Holy Spirit

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The church of the divine reef spirit, It was by our lady, formerly at the Jesuit Reef Academy, built between 1686 and 1690, at the Calvinist Church of the French team, now a Catholic temple belonging to the honorable brotherhood of the Holy Spirit of the Reef, which is situated within seventeen parks in what is now the Reef Saint-Anthony district, on the coastline of the Buckeyes State.

Wikipedia: Igreja do Divino Espírito Santo (Recife) (PT)

6. Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Conceição dos Militares

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The Church of Our Lady of the Conception of the Military is an 18th-century Roman Catholic church in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil. It is located on Rua Nova in the historic center of Recife and is under the administration of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Olinda e Recife. The church was listed as a historic structure by the National Historic and Artistic Heritage Institute in 1941.

Wikipedia: Church of Our Lady of the Conception of the Military (EN)

7. Palácio da Boa Vista

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Palácio da Boa Vista

The Boa Vista stronghold, also called Boa Vista or Schoonzicht Palacio in Dutch, was built on Antonio Vaz Island, at the mouth of the Cabibaribe River, oriented to the West (West), facing the continent and next to the primitive bridge Boa Vista, in the city Maurícia, current neighborhood of Santo Antônio do Recife, in the coast of the state of Pernambuco, Brazil.

Wikipedia: Reduto da Boa Vista (PT)

8. Paço do Frevo

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The Paço do Frevo is a cultural space dedicated to the dissemination, research, leisure and training in the areas of dance and music of frevo located in the city of Recife, capital of Pernambuco, Brazil. It emerged through a partnership between the City of Recife, the Roberto Marinho Foundation, IPHAN and the Federal Government.

Wikipedia: Paço do Frevo (PT), Website

9. Igreja Matriz Madre de Deus

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The Church of God is a Catholic temple located in Reef City, the capital of Brazil's Bienbuco state. Next to the former Ecuadorian priest monastery building, the order of the first convents is: on the island of Nilash, where the churches are connected by cloisters.

Wikipedia: Igreja Madre de Deus (Recife) (PT)

10. Museu de Arte Moderna Aloísio Magalhães

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Museu de Arte Moderna Aloísio Magalhães José Paulo Lacerda/CNI / CC BY 3.0 br

The Aloisio Magalhães Museum of Modern Art or MAMAM is a museum located in the city of Recife, capital of the Brazilian state of Pernambuco. It is considered a reference center of modern and contemporary production of the visual arts.

Wikipedia: Museu de Arte Moderna Aloísio Magalhães (PT)

11. Farol do Recife

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Farol do RecifeRodrigo Cantarelli from recife, brasil / CC BY-SA 2.0

Reef Lighthouse or Bar Lighthouse is a Brazilian lighthouse located on the breakwater in the south of the reef. It is located in the ruins of the ancient Franciscan fortress, leaving only the lighthouse itself in the state of Buckeyes.

Wikipedia: Farol do Recife (PT)

12. Praça do Entroncamento

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Entroncamento Square is a square located in the neighborhood of Graces, Recife, Pernambuco. It was designed and built in 1925 in front of what was once the Hotel of Delmiro Gouveia and was part of the recreational project of this.

Wikipedia: Praça do Entroncamento (PT)

13. Oficina Brennand

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The Francisco Brennand Ceramic Workshop is a Brazilian Art Museum located in the city of Recife, capital of Pernambuco. It was created by the Pernambuco artist who names the architectural ensemble, Francisco Brennand.

Wikipedia: Oficina Cerâmica Francisco Brennand (PT)

14. Estação Ferroviária Central (Capibaribe)

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Capiba Central Train Museum/Train Museum is a railway museum in the city of Recife, capital of the Brazilian state of Pernambuco. It is considered the first in Brazil and the second in its genre in Latin America.

Wikipedia: Museu do Trem (Recife) (PT)


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