Museu de Arte Sacra

Museu de Arte Sacra information

Location
São Paulo , Brazil
Address
Tiradentes 676
More information
www.museuartesacra.org.br
Prices
adult/student R$6/3
Opening hours
10am-6pm, last admission 5:30pm Tue-Sun
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The best of its kind in Brazil, this museum includes works by renowned 18th-century sculptor Antônio Aleijadinho, along with some 200 other ecclesiastical works from the 17th to the 20th centuries. The museum is housed in the 18th-century Luz monastery, which is one of São Paulo’s best-preserved buildings of the period.

A new annex houses an amazingly large and elaborate Neapolitan manger scene, plus a collection of other manger scenes from around the world. It's 50m from Metrô Tiradentes.