Praca da Republica
Located on the northern side of the central island of Sao Antonio (Santo Antonio), the Praca da Republica is surrounded by prominent buildings and imposing architecture dating from the 19th century. The Republic Square comprises a small formally landscaped park with fountains and seating, being a popular place to sit and eat at lunchtime. Just a short distance to the south is the is the magnificent Capela Dourada (Golden Chapel), as well as a multitude of shops and colonial churches part of the complex of buildings of the Convent and Church of St. Anthony, which also includes the Museu Franciscano de Arte Sacra, as well as a plethora of shops and colonial churches.
Map of Praca da RepublicaAddress: Praca da Republica, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil, BR
Activities near to Praca da Republica
|Recife Festa Junina (festival) - Festa Junina was introduced to Northeastern Brazil by the Portuguese for whom St John's day (also celebrated as Midsummer Day in several European countries), on the 24th of June, is one of the oldest and most popular celebrations of the year. Differently from what happens on the European Midsummer Day. The festivities in Brazil do not take place during the summer solstice but during the tropical winter solstice. The festivities traditio...|
Address: Prefeitura Municipal do Recife Pc República - Santo Antônio, Recife - PE
Distance: 0.01km from the Praca da Republica
|Palace of Princesses (historical) - With neoclassical style, the Palácio do Campo das Princesas was so called during the visit of Emperor Dom Pedro II in honor of their daughters who were playing on the outskirts of the garden. Located in Santo Antonio, near the Republic Square - the scene of executions during the Revolution of 1817 - the Palace has undergone several reforms to reach its current form.
His first construction took place in the sixteenth century to hou...|
Address: Palácio do Governo Santo Antônio, Recife - PE
Distance: 0.11km from the Praca da Republica
|Our Lady of Carmo Basílica and Convent (historical) - The Basilica and Convent of Our Lady of Mount Caramel was built in 1687 and has Baroque features. In the golden altar, the statue of the patroness Our Lady of Mount Caramel can be contemplated in size on the altar of the basilica, and the art gallery in the annex of the church, with paintings of the eighteenth century.
The main altar houses valuable gold crowns and precious stones. It was in this convent, Friar Caneca ordained a prie...|
Address: Av. Dantas Barreto - Santo Antônio Recife - PE, 50010-360
Distance: 0.15km from the Praca da Republica
|Imagem e do Som de Pernambuco Museum (museum) - MISPE - Museu da Imagem e do Som de Pernambuco
Museu dedicado à história da evolução de tecnologias de imagem o do som e conseqüentemente da memória cultural. Possui gravações com depoimentos de Cícero Dias e Capiba.
Rua da Aurora, 379, Boa Vista - Recife.
Fone: (81) 3231.2716
Visita: segunda a sexta-feira, das 8h às 14h
Address: Rua da Aurora, 379, Boa Vista, Recife, Brazil
Distance: 0.30km from the Praca da Republica
|Arte Moderna Aluísio Magalhães Museum (museum) - Created in order to make room for avant-garde artists, the Museum of Modern Art Aluisio Magellan (Mamam) has become a reference center of modern and contemporary production. Located on the banks of the River Capibaribe in a 19th century mansion, the museum has hosted exhibitions of some of history's most important artists such as Pablo Picasso, Francisco Goya, Jean Michel Basquiat and Auguste Rodin. In its collection, one can find about...|
Address: Rua da Aurora, 265 - Recife, Brazil
Distance: 0.37km from the Praca da Republica
|Over Point (nightlife) - Hours: Thu-Sat 11pm until the last guest.
Rates: up to $ 30
Cards accepted: Visa | Mastercard | Credicard | Diners | Amex
Minimum age: 18
Average age: 22 to 25
Access for disabled
Shopping Paço Alfândega - R. da Alfândega, 35 - Bairro do Recife, Recife, PE, Brazil
Tel.: (81) 3305-5777
Address: R. da Alfândega, 35 - Bairro do Recife, Recife, PE, Brazil
Distance: 0.55km from the Praca da Republica
|13 de Maio Park (park) - 13th of May Park
The Parque 13 de Maio is to be found within the vibrant district of Boa Vista and provides the perfect place for relaxing on a sunny afternoon, being especially busy on Sundays. Close to the Bahia de Santo Amaro and bounded on its eastern side by both the Rua Joao Lira and the Rua da Saudade, the Parque 13 de Maio is always full of locals, who come here to jog, play games, picnic and even to debate politics.
Address: Rua Joao Lira, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
Distance: 0.61km from the Praca da Republica
|Barreto Junior Theater (theater) - With the closure of cinemas in several districts of Recife, many people lost a cultural fun option. Many of these cinemas have been demolished or are in ruins. A different fate had the Cine-Atlantic, the District of Pina.After the disabled space was purchased by the City to the group Luiz Severiano Ribeiro, in 1985. And with the work of architect Erick Permann, the old movie theater transformed into the Junior Baker, with its preserved ...|
Address: Prefeitura Municipal do Recife Rua Da Maria César, 170 - Recife Velho, Recife - PE
Distance: 0.66km from the Praca da Republica
|Club Hype (nightlife) - The first club in Recife totally dedicated to electronic music. Mustard is the resident DJ, but guest DJ's are visit from all over Brazil.
Hours: Wednesday, Fridays and Saturdays starting at 22:00 pm
Rates: up to $ 15
Cards accepted: Visa | Mastercard
Minimum age: 18
Average age: 22 to 25
Trav. Tuyuty , 39 - Recife Antigo - Recife / PE
Tel.: (81) 3424-1170|
Address: Trav. Tuyuty , 39 - Recife Antigo, PE, Brazil
Distance: 0.67km from the Praca da Republica
|Festas de São João (festival) - In the middle of the year, accordions, bass drums and triangles dictate the pace of capital and Jerk of the interior. In Recife Antigo, gangs, groups of wheel nuts, and some bands Cirandeiros forró and transform baião Square Navy Arsenal in a big stingray. The more excited they can board the train Forró, that part of Ground Zero into the Cape of St. Augustine, where the chat thigh rolls released.http://www.feriasbrasil.com.br/pe/reci...|
Address: Pc Artur Oscar - Recife Velho, Recife - PE
Distance: 0.69km from the Praca da Republica
|Instituto Arqueológico Histórico e Geográfico de Pernambuco (museum) -
Instituto Arqueológico, Histórico e Geográfico de Pernambuco
Em visita a Pernambuco durante o século 19, o então imperador do Brasil, Dom Pedro II, impressionou-se com a riqueza histórica da ainda província e sugeriu que fosse aberto um espaço para a divulgação desse material. Como resultado foi fundado em 1862 o Instituto Arqueológico, Histórico ...|
Address: Rua do Hospício , 130, Boa Vista, Recife, Brazil
Distance: 0.70km from the Praca da Republica
Restaurants near to Praca da Republica
Tia Dulce is a Dessert restaurant that is roughly 0.12km from Praca da Republica and can be found at Rua do Sol, 487
Dom Supremo is a Buffet restaurant that is roughly 0.28km from Praca da Republica and can be found at Rua Imperador Dom Pedro II, 354
Dom Pedro is a International restaurant that is roughly 0.30km from Praca da Republica and can be found at Rua do Imperador, 376
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