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Niemeyer building

Praca da Liberdade s/n | Centro, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30140-010, Brazil
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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 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.

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 22 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 Ryan S
Reviewed 9 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

Thank Rodrigo L
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Really love the design of this building and would recommend anyone who goes to Belo Horizonte makes a visit. You can't go inside but don;t have to - just enjoy the outside.

Thank oneillpuk
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Great work by the Brazilian architect. The building is very beautiful, though it could be a little bit more conserved.

Thank Lucilene B
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Impossible not to stare at this building when you walk or drive around the Praça da Liberdade. Worth going there, one of kind building if you like architecture.

Thank Sabrina G
Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

There is no visitation area so you can't go inside. That being said, it over looks praça da liberdade so it is not out of the way and worth checking out.

2  Thank zg242
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