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Former Government House, Macau

Former Government House - Macau, Macau
Former Government House
Avenida da Praia Grande, Macau, MacauMap
+853 2831 5566
Neighborhood: Macau Peninsula
Overview

When strolling along the Avenida de Praia Grande, it is difficult to miss this very pink palace. Built in 1849, this grand colonial mansion was designed by José Tomas de Aquino, for a Portuguese nobleman, Baron do Cercal. Before modern day reclamations, the shuttered windows would have overlooked sandy beaches and the moorings of trading ships from around the globe. The beautifully renovated building has seen government service since the 1880s, and since the handover the building has used by the Chief Executive as administrative offices.

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