Igreja de N. S. da Candelária

Interesting
Crowned with an imposing limestone dome, this church has bronze doors that open into a splendid interior straddling Baroque and neo-Classicism. Built in 1775 by a naval captain who had survived a shipwreck, Igreja de N. S. da Candelária counts among the finest in Rio.

Useful information

Address : 

Praça Pio-X

Phone:

+55 21 2233-2324

Opening hours

7.30am-4pm, Sat 9am-noon, Sun 9am-1pm

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