Just east of the ruins, Monte Fort was built by the Jesuits between 1617 and 1626 as part of the College of the Mother of God. Barracks...
Ruins of the Church of St Paul
The most treasured icon in Macau, the towering facade and stairway are all that remain of this early-17th-century Jesuit church. With...
Museum of Sacred Art & Crypt
This small museum behind the Ruins of the Church of St Paul contains polychrome carved wooden statues, silver chalices, monstrances and...
An elegant haven in wood and stained glass, where twice a month a jazz band plays to a packed audience. On most nights, though,...
In a yellow colonial courtyard building in the historic St Lazarus district, this upscale Portuguese restaurant couldn't be more...
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Macau Museum information
This interesting museum inside Monte Fort will give you a taste of Macau's history. The 1st floor introduces the territory's early history and includes an elaborate section on Macau's religions. Highlights of the 2nd floor include a recreated firecracker factory and a recorded reading in the local dialect by Macanese poet José dos Santos Ferreira (1919–93). The top floor focuses on new architecture and urban-development plans.