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28 Mar 2018
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26 Nov 2017
“Charming little church!”
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Rua Fresca - Centro Historico, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This church was on our guided tour of Old Town Paraty on a Monday. It was not open during our tour The guide explained that it was built in the year 1800 by women from the aristocracy of Paraty. In 1901 it was almost completely...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

There was a celebration going on while we were there so we got to watch locals do a processional out of the church into the streets. We went into the church afterwards and was surprised by it's color and feel. Worth a walk through.

Thank DianeG2015
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I've no idea how you get to see this church as it's never open. Not even on Sundays. Pity as from the outside, it looks quite impressive.

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Quite a pictureques location on corner of river & bay & is photogenic Developed by the Brotherhood of Women in 19th & 20th centuary

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Beautiful small Church in the heart of Paraty - not huge or particularly ornate but worth a visit, particularly as Paraty only has a few places to visit (as opposed to the shops, cafes, bars and restaurants)

Thank CameramanG
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Not much to do but nice to take a photo in front of the church. Don't know if they allow people to go inside as I didn't try to.

Thank mweinrauch
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Amazing to see when tide comes in and floods streets. The surrounding area is so charming with all the bright colored boats.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This church is idyllically located by the water at Paraty. It provides some quiet and contemplation during a busy day of walking around the historic centre and going in and out of the numerous craft shops. Well worth a visit

Thank Darragh O
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Perfectly situated on the water front, this church is gorgeous... we were lucky enough to see it at sun-set and this shed some beautiful ligths on the church and the garden.

Thank Travelholism
Reviewed 29 January 2015

Escaping the hot dusty streets of the Centro Historico of Parati, you gravitate to the seafront. On the corner you can sit on the grass in the shade of a mature palm and enjoy the elegant composition that is the Igreja Nossa Senhora das Dores...More

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