Square of the Three Powers

Square of the Three Powers

Öffentlicher PlatzKulturstätteMuseumFußgängerfreundlichVerwaltungsgebäudeÖffentliche VerkehrsmittelHistorisches MerkmalWahrzeichen

Übersicht

Noch keine Bewertungen vorhanden

One of the main postcards of Brasilia, this vast square houses the country’s administration - the Legislative, the Executive and the Judiciary branches of power. According to planner Lucio Costa, the three buildings intended for the fundamental powers stand out in the esplanade. Some changes to the original project were needed due to embankments made ot accomodate the buildings of the National Congress, Federal Supreme Court and the Planalto Palace, causing the loss of the perception of a triangular plan, as originally conceived.
The Square is a flat esplanate with white Portuguese mosaic floor, holding, in addition, the Museum of the City of Brasilia, the Lucio Costa Space, the Pigeon House, the Tancredo Neves Pantheon, the Brasilia World Heritage Site Landmark, the Israel Pinheiro monument, the Country's Pantheon and the Pyre of the Country, all designed by Oscar Niemeyer. Sculptures and other monuments complement this civic site: the Flag Mast, by architect Sergio Bernardes, an the sculptures Warriors and the Justice.

Location:

Javascript is required to view this map.

Kommentare

Verbindungen

Compare related sites, explore the related maps, find out about volunteering, how to get here and more. Soon, you will find ways to share this map here, too.

Anfahrtsweg

Every site using the same primary Icon on Open Green Map is automatically linked here. You can compare different approaches and solutions on this map and others around the world.
Ähnliche Orte weltweit
Choose a connections category from the list on the left.

Multimedia

Square of the Three Powers

Hinzugefügt von NYU Tourism Maps

flag

Auswirkungen

No impacts have been left for this site yet - be the first!

Spende an GreenMaps