Pope'sSquare

:: Pope’s Square

Pope'sSquare

‘Monument to Peace’ is a sculpture (24 x 2.48 x 1.41m; 92 tons; corten steel, 1982) by Ricardo Carvão Levy to celebrate the visit of Pope John Paul II. In 1980, when he came to BH, he celebrated there a Mass attended by more than one million persons. The square is located more than 150m above downtown area and is a quite visited belvedere.

‘Monumento à Paz’ é uma escultura (24 x 2,48 x 1,41m; 92 t; aço corten, 1982) de Ricardo Carvão Levy para comemorar a visita do Papa João Paulo II. Em 1980, quando veio a BH, ele celebrou aí uma missa com a presença de mais de um milhão de pessoas. A praça está localizada a mais de 150m acima do centro da cidade e é um mirante bastante visitado.

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