Jardim Braamcamp Freire

Campo dos Mártires da Pátria

Located on the Colina de Santana, this garden, named after the historian and archaeologist Anselmo Braamcamp Freire, has an ancient grove of which stands out a Himalayan cedar, a large tree known as the Lovers’ Tree. With an area of two hectares, it has an elongated shape with a north-south orientation, two lakes with ducks and chickens, and equipment such as a playground, a sports field and a summer kiosk. On February 21, 2015, a memorial was inaugurated in this garden in honor of the Day of the Martyrs of the Bangladeshi Language, celebrated on that date.