Igreja de Santo Antônio
On the small Praça do Patriarca at the southwestern entrance to Triângulo, the modest Igreja de Santo Antônio retains many of its...
São Paulo’s first skyscraper, in a gorgeous 1929 Beaux Arts building, features a mansion built on top of its 26th-floor viewing terrace....
SP Free Walking Tour
Culls over 450 years of Sampa history into a long but fascinating 'Old Downtown' walk twice a week at 11:30am. The tour meets and ends...
Operas, classical ballets and symphonic music are held in São Paulo’s most ornate theater. At the time of writing, the theater was...
A São Paulo tradition, Ponto Chic is famous for its efficient, bow-tied staff and the extravagant R$12 bauru – a sandwich of beef,...
Praça Ramos de Azevedo · interesting places nearby
Theatro Municipal information
São Paulo’s most splendid construction, this theater was begun in 1903 in the style of Paris’ Palais Garnier. Its heavily ornamented facade seems to combine every architectural style imaginable, from baroque to art nouveau, and its interior is clad in gold and marble. The theater hosts the city’s top classical-music, opera and ballet performances.
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