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24 Mar 2018
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“Resembles Copan”
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Praca da Liberdade s/n | Centro, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30140-010, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago

By the same architect, Copan and this one are very alike. This building is located in a pretty square. A highlight is the sidewalk next to the building. It hss a wavy shape. Although I haven't found info on that, I believe its peculiar design...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Oscar Niemeyer an architect considered to be one of the key figures in the development of modern architecture in Brazil

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

This building is aside CCBB (museum of Banco do Brasil) and is a project by O. Niemeyer. If you love photo of your own, take your camara with you and very good lucky. The scene is wonderful.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

So this building stands out in the plaza. It is a little bit run down when you come closer, but still it has a vibe that calls your attention

Thank S1PRA
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Unfortunately, as of August 2017, some external renovation is going on to the Niemeyer Buiding, so some of it is under cover, but you can still get a good view of the art deco edifice. Not sure if you can visit inside.

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

I never tired admiring the building's clean lines and frequently looked to spot it while criss-crossing downtown.

Thank LisandroVoyager
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My dad really likes this building because of a picture he saw years ago. In person, it's cool, but it's not overwhelming. Only 4 stars.

Thank ryansC7696YG
Reviewed 8 March 2017

From a distance in a fine sunset this edificio might look great as a fine example of Oscar's engineering finesse, but close up on an average day it's a wreck. Large pieces of concrete are spalling off the louvres, the windows all look foggy, it...More

Thank ajaceman
Reviewed 9 February 2017

It was projected by Niemeyr architect, and its modern lines (for the 50´s or 60´s) let one realize what kind of buildings he planned for Brasília later.

Thank jclion07
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Praça da Liberdade (Liberdade Square) was planed to be the center of Minas Gerais Government. There are quite a few historical buldings and the square itself is beautiful. Right in one of its corners though, you'll find Niemeyer Building. Planed by brazilian architecht Oscar Niemeyer...More

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