Catedral da Sé
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Catedral da Sé information
Crowning the Praça da Sé is the domed Catedral da Sé , a huge neo-Byzantine concoction that, for better or worse, replaced the original 18th-century structure in the 1920s. Still, its lush interior is worth a gander.