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The place itself is amazing, but as a puplic space at the highs of historical center its very dangerous at night an requires a lot of car during the day. Surrounded by Justice, Government and Local congress, shuld be better maintened, but....
This Square connects power (Governor's Piratini Pallace, State Representatives Assembly and State Pallace of Justice), religion (the Cathedral, called "matriz") and Art (Sao Pedro Theatre).
In the very middle you find a monument in honor to Julio de Castilhos, the Positivist caudillo who ruled the...More
A landmark in the very heart of Porto Alegre´s downtown, is surrounded by its catholic Cathedral, Piratini Palace (state government), Assembleia Legislativa (state´s parlament), Justice Court and Teatro São Pedro.
Has nice trees and a remarkable column, a monumment plenty of positivist simbols, that honours...More