Museu de Arte Sacra
Pinacoteca do Estado
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Memorial da Resistência
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Estação da Luz
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Sala São Paulo
Excellent classical-music venue, renowned for its fine acoustics, in refurbished train station Estação Júlio Prestes.
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Tiradentes 676 · interesting places nearby
Museu de Arte Sacra information
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.