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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
4 Apr 2017
“Iconic part of Paraty skyline”
26 Aug 2017
“Church museum”
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 0000, Brazil
Historic City Center
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

It always irritates me when churches charge an entrance fee, even though this one is only BR4.00. Since it's no longer a functioning chapel, but a one room museum, I suppose the fee is fair enough, but since they won't allow photography, I decided not...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Simple church that you can only glimpse through doorway or glass partition Symbolises much of Paraty's history & the influence of the church

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

I don't know why, but this church is my favorite church in paraty. maybe because of the musicians playing music sometime in the gras just in front of the church or because it is Newley renovated...

Thank Remo G
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Worth a look when walking around Paraty. Lovely little church with nice views around it. Still in use today.

1  Thank champkis
Reviewed 10 September 2014

This church is part of Brazil´s history. It is centenary and it was made by slaves. Also, part of Paraty landscape. Every famous picture you see from Paraty includes this church and the bay. Religion there is nothing to be with the fact that this...More

1  Thank Vanessa P
Reviewed 28 May 2013

one of the main problems in brazil, a reason for poverty , guilt complexes and unneccasary suffering, is the catholic church. stay away from this church and any other chirch if you want to stay free and happy !!

1  Thank Gil M
Reviewed 4 September 2012

The best view from the church is the setting in the landscaping one has when approaching it from the Sea. It is a must see view in Paraty. All the photos from Paraty have the church, the mounatins in the background and the bay.

1  Thank MiriamM972
Reviewed 26 November 2011

Charming, gorgeous, but deserving more care from the competent authorities. But that small church is really a rare baroque treasure in the heart of the historical Paraty.

2  Thank GUSDALI
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