Bosque Alemão

Bosque Alemão in Curitiba

This park has many attractions withi,n and also nearby.  The John and Mary path tells the Grimm Brothers tale, there is also a children's library, and the Philosophers Tower which is a wooden observatory allowing a panoramic view of the city and the ocean.

 

Other interesting sights include an old wooden replica church which was built in 1993 in the Seminário neighborhood, and includes neo-Gothic decorative elements, and a concert hall within, called the Bach's Oratorio.

 

The park also has the German Poetry Square with a reproduction of the Casa Mila facade, a German building build in the early 1900's and which was relocated from the city center to the park.  The park has many artifacts fromt he German immigrants who first came to Curitiba, and includes many traditional items that were used. 

 

The park has over 38 thousand square meters of native forest, and all of the land was originally part of the Schaffer family, but later the city converted it into this beautiful park.  Curitiba has many such parks throughout, making it one of the greenest cities in the world.

 

With all the park has to offer, it's worth while taking a day out of your vacation to come here and enjoy the German heritage that has survived for hundreds of years in Brazil.  There are many other cultures and heritages that are preserved in Curitiba, within walking distance there is the Polish Immigration Memorial, and the Ukrainian Memorial.

 

 

Hours:

 

The Bosque or woods opens daily from 6am to 8pm

 

The Library opens daily from 9am to 5pm

 

Story time happens on Sat and Sun at 2pm

 

Access:

 

Niccolo Paganini Street, corner with Franz Schubert – Vista Alegre (Jardim Schaffer).


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Address: Bosque Alemao, Curitiba, PR, Brazil

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Bosque Gutierrez (park) - The park opened in 1989, and is at one highest points in the city, in the neighbourhood of Vista Alegre.  With a total area of 36,000 square meters, this land was preserved by João Carlos Gutierrez, and named after him. There are a couple of attractions which draw tourists to the park, the main one is a natural spring that delivers upto 1,350 liters of water per hour.  The park also has two small lakes an ecological ...
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Music Channel (theater) - The "Canal da Música" is a great place to host events.The space welcomes visitors by providing an adequate environment for artistic achievement. The building which is located also houses the Paraná Educativa TV and Radio Education, both administered by the State Government.Besides the large auditorium for 900 people (500 seats in the stalls, 250 balcony on the 1st and 2nd in the 150 counter) it has four rooms with audiences of support...
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Panificadora Cravo e Canela - Bom Retiro is a Bakery restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Bosque Alemão and can be found at Rua Hugo Simas, 1299

The small bakery opened in 1986, now has two units in Curitiba and became one of the ideal city to enjoy scones, breads, buns, dreams, cuques and cheese breads. The Clove and Cinnamon Bakery also offers salads, soups, cakes decorated, stuffed bombs, among other delicacies.

Schimmel is a International restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Bosque Alemão and can be found at Avenida Desembargador Hugo Simas, 1873

From the decor to the recipes are inspired by the German culture. The menu continues the tradition of revenue and highlights the pastel duck as input. When the main course arrives, the tip is the typical product mix that comes with eisbein, sausages, sauerkraut, and apple spätzel. The Schimmel serves evening during the week and only at

Cenacolo Restaurante e Eventos is a Italian restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Bosque Alemão and can be found at Avenida Desembargador Hugo Simas, 1873

The specialty of the Cenacolo restaurant in Curitiba is the Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. One of the tips of the restaurant opened in 2003 is the sole siciliano, made with lemon sauce and accompanied by raviolini artichoke. Salads are an attraction, as well as desserts.

Silzeu´s is a Pub restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Bosque Alemão and can be found at Rua Artur Leinig, 730

snacks that accompany the guest at football matches broadcast on the screens are the house specialty, along with the beers. A highlight of the Silz's is the portion of sausage sandwiches and onion gook. Among the drinks, it is worth tasting rum with cloves, cinnamon and honey.


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