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Museu da Amazonia (MUSA)

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Address: Av. Margarita | Cidade de Deus, Manaus, State of Amazonas 69.099-285, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 92 3582-3188
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Tue - Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description: A living museum in the heart of the forest The Museum of the Amazon - Musa...
A living museum in the heart of the forest The Museum of the Amazon - Musa is a living museum, housed in the Reserve Adolfo Ducke, a primary forest area of 10,000 hectares located in the north of Manaus. There is also the Botanical Garden Adolfo Ducke. Opened in 2009, the Musa has been consolidating each year as a space for the dissemination and popularization of science, and a leisure space and enchantment. In these six years, we set up exhibitions, build laboratories, installed aquariums, orchid, butterfly, and the installation of a 42m tower, which allows the view of the forest above the treetops and has attracted hundreds of people every day. Are more than three miles of trails and two exhibitions: "Fish and People", dedicated to the fishing system and the cosmology of the Upper Rio Negro and "Frogs, fish and mosses," which explores the secrets of evolution of life between water and earth. The museum offers visitors a dip in the world of science and culture, in addition to causing his curiosity the richness of the fauna and flora of our region. Visit muse and discover together the forest charms! Open from Tuesday to Sunday and Monday by appointment.
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Musa is still not a trend among people that visit Manaus, but this will very likely change. The place is awesome for you to learn about the Amazon, some of its animals and plants... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Musa is still not a trend among people that visit Manaus, but this will very likely change. The place is awesome for you to learn about the Amazon, some of its animals and plants, and indigenous culture as well. They have a shuttle service that departs from the city centre, and all the visits are guided. If you are keen... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Totally worth visiting. The guides are very knowledgable. View from top of 120'+ viewing structures is the highlight.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My visit to MUSA has been marvelous !!! More than satisfied. From the beginning to the end. It all starts at 4 am, when they picked us up from Hotel and took us to MUSA. There we went up to the tower, enjoyed the sunrise, filmed and took many pictures. The sensation of being up there during sunrise it's unbelievable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

The Museu da Amazonia is an unique experience. We are invited to circulate among century-old trees, to look up and admire their canopies and also to look down and see the extraordinary tunnels of cicadas.. Other experiences and visits to exhibition areas allow us to learn about the Amazon biodiversity. Of great interest is the exhibition on fishing traps of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The place is very good to learn about the Amazon Jungle. The have a observatory with approximately 17 floors. They also have a guide walk but when I went there the Museum was closing time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Beautiful place to visit! Bring camera and comfortable shoes, once you´ll be able to go on ecological hikes between native trees and get to know a little bit about the Amazon rainforest.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Museu da Amazônia - MUSA is a brand new attraction located around 30 minutes (drive) far from Manaus Downtown, that gives visitors an amazing sample on the Amazon Rain Forest and its biodiversity. The staff is helpful and show a good knowledge about the Region. The most interesting portion of the visit is the sight from the top of the... More 

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Address: Av. Margarita | Cidade de Deus, Manaus, State of Amazonas 69.099-285, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 92 3582-3188
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Amazonas (AM)  >  Amazon River  >  Manaus
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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