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Teatro da Paz

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Bigger than the Opera House of Manaus

This Opera House is bigger than the one in Manaus we visited earlier in the week. As it was built... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Rio de Janeiro
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Onde of the Brazilian gems!

Whenever in Belém do take a guided tour and see a play at Theatro da Paz...even through I have been... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
Celso F
Sao Paulo, SP
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Rua da Paz S/N, Belem, State of Para 66073-317, Brazil
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Reviewed 16 June 2015

Teatro da Paz is of neo-classical architecture and was opened in 1874 during the rubber boom. It seats around 740 people. The theatre fell into disrepair but was restored in the 1960's with another major reformation occurring in the 1990's. We did a tour of...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This Opera House is bigger than the one in Manaus we visited earlier in the week. As it was built earlier and it is bigger, this possibly explains why the one in Manaus has a dome, as that is a feature that this one lacks....More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Whenever in Belém do take a guided tour and see a play at Theatro da Paz...even through I have been to some of the most beautiful theatres worldwide from London to Sydney,I was still Very much surprised struck and amazed by its classic sophisticated and...More

Thank Celso F
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I was lucky to be taken to a cello concerto here but its worth a visit for the building itself. Amazing chandeliers, sculptures and decor from 18th(?)century

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is billed as one of the iconic sights in an otherwise mainly industrial city with few attractions fro tourists. We were not ablbe to enter on our visit but it is an attractive building along the classical European lines of theatres and opera houses....More

1  Thank Ges R
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Went for a 1-hour guided tour. Place is not spectacular but nice place to spend an hour. Guide was very nice and translated everything to english even though I was the only english speaking guest.

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Reviewed 13 August 2016

The tour is cheap, the guides are very knowledgeable and the tour is given in English or Portuguese. A nice way to spend an hour or so.

Thank Trinichick76
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Beautiful theater in the city Republic Square, founded in 1878, during rubber cycle, an economic growth time in Amazon Region. It has a rich detailed architecture, an astonishing bulding to visit and just look around or to watch spectacles.

Thank Gisele H
Reviewed 20 May 2016

In the late years of the 19th Century, Belém was experiencing the rubber boom and resented from not having an imposing opera house. So, inspired by the famous "Teatro ala Scala", in Milan (Italy), the local Government started, in 1869, the construction of its neoclassical...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2016

great place to meet , historical building, place of great artistic presentations of the Pará region.

Thank Luis F
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

This is a smaller version of the one in Manaus, which is the major famous in this region of Brazil. It was built during the rubber boom and have mixed styles in its construction.

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Response from Simone W | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, Heather. Can't answer the question. I'm a Portuguese speaker and did not ask about English tours. Sorry