Igreja NS do Carmo
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...
Built in 1769, this 280-seat theater is the oldest in Minas Gerais; it's open for occasional live performances.
Chocolates Ouro Preto
Best known for its hot chocolate and other sinful indulgences, Ouro Preto’s hometown chocolate factory also serves sandwiches, soups and...
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Lonely Planet review
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 side altars by Aleijadinho.