Igreja NS do Carmo
Built between 1766 and 1772, this lovely church was a group effort by the area’s most important artists. It features a facade and two...
Museu do Oratório
This museum features a fabulous collection of hand-carved oratórios – miniature home altars and portable devotional shrines dating back...
Museu da Inconfidência
This historical museum is housed in Ouro Preto's old municipal headquarters and jail, an attractive building built between 1784 and 1854...
Tucked into a cozy 18th-century cellar just below Praça Tiradentes, this bar-restaurant hosts frequent jazz, tango, MPB (música popular...
Quinto do Ouro
Locals throng this per-kilo spot, tucked below street level on Ouro Preto's main drag, for the quality and variety of its mineira food,...
Teatro Municipal information
Lonely Planet review
Built in 1769, this 280-seat theater is the oldest in Minas Gerais; it's open for occasional live performances.