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Downtown landmark

It's a flower clock! In front of the University and near Santos Dumont's house. I wasn't... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
evyboo
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Maracaibo, Venezuela
Simple but nice.

Petropolis is not 'a great city, at least the old town and then all the places that reflect the... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
giasida
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Pabillonis, Italy
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Located in front of the Catholic University of Petropolis building, was inaugurated in 1972, in celebration of the 150th anniversary of Brazil's Independence day. Maintained until this day by the University.
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Rua Barao de Amazonas, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 25685-070, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

It's a flower clock! In front of the University and near Santos Dumont's house. I wasn't particularly excited about it but I guess it's a landmark of the city ;)

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank evyboo
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Petropolis is not 'a great city, at least the old town and then all the places that reflect the period style are in a radius of just one kilometer piu'di. It's simple but beautiful floral clock, near the house of Santos Dumont and the wax...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank giasida
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Whenever visiting the "Imperial City" of Petrópolis, you will certainly pass in front of the beautiful "Relógio das Flores"! Located between two of Petrópolis most important tourist attractions: the "Praça da Liberdade" and the "Museu Casa de Santos Dumont", this awesome flower clock was built...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

When you go to "encantada" (Santos Dumont house) this is just left. It is just in front the old Palace Hotel (Now a University) where Santos Dumont bouth his lunch (the encantada does't has a kitchen).

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Antonio L
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I did like the flower garden and the surroundings of the university of petropolis. By the way, all the historical center worthwhile a visit: go by feet and in an 30 to 45 minutes walk you're gonna see a lot o historical and interesting stuff

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank robert s
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