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UFPR - Federal University

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Address: Rua XV de Novembro 1299, Curitiba, State of Parana 80060-000, Brazil
Phone Number:
3360-5343
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US$69.00*
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Curitiba City Tour
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US$48.00*
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Private Curitiba Walking Tour
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US$67.00*
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Private City Tour of Curitiba: Parks and Old Town

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Amazing architecture

Just see around the University is great. The classic architecture recalls the Greek spaces and it is on the downtown.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 January 2017
Fernanda D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Just see around the University is great. The classic architecture recalls the Greek spaces and it is on the downtown.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

They painted the building white and it looks great . But the square opposite is full of people sleeping rough. Not very attractive.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Walking downtown is different and you'll see culture, buildings and famous candies. I hope you enjoy start your walking from UFPR and the square around it. Then continuing by XV de Novembro street and go to Osório square. Don't miss to eat a candy and drink a juice or, whoever a lunch. This street has several places to eat snacks,... More 

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Curitiba, PR
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

It's the Lawyer School in Curitiba, the buinding is the Curitiba's symbol, greek-roman style at downtown. Anciently, it was the seat from the Federal University of State Paraná, the first University from Brazil.

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

One of the leading universities in the South on Brazil and Latin America. Scientific and educational center of Parana

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Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Beautiful setting for a conference. Lively neighborhood. people are extremely nice and helpful. Plenty of bars and restaurants filled with young people.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

I only took pictures by different angles from the tourist bus, but I fpund it really beautiful from any side.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014

Got here after walking through a nice touristy area full of shops. The building is very big and overlooks the gardens which are scattered with various monuments and statues. Only downside was the few homeless guys sat around the park. Lots of street traders here too selling art and crafts and tat which was a bonus.

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Ponta Grossa, PR
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

Central location, Great architecture. one of the most impressive buildings in curitiba. very well kept. close to teatro guaíra. 30 to 45 minutes tour.

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Curitiba
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2013

There are not many remaining buildings of the years the state was proud of its coffee richness. The old university building is one of these.

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