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Address: SCS Lote 2 | Eixo Monumental, Brasilia, Federal District 70310-000, Brazil
Phone Number: (61) 3325-5220
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Description: Tue-Sun 9am-6.30pm

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Just looking at it from the outside made us want to go inside, but we did not have time to do it! We must go back to Brasília to visit it again! If you are in the capital make... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2012
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Holmdel, New Jersey
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California
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13 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

I think they just painted the inside because there was hardly anything in there. Just a few boring looking prints in some low budget looking frames. I have a feeling even with a full display, this place has not much to show. Hard to believe it's called a national museum. Brazil, you can do better!

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

For what Brasilia has to offer, they have done really injustice to Niemeyer's architecture by putting really poor quality stuff in a national museum

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Cary, North Carolina
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35 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Does not look like much from the outside, with free entry I pleasantly surprised with the variety of art work that was inside. Take your time walking around there are many different and interesting things to see. Have your camera ready.

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65 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Vale a visita pelo edifício, rendendo belas fotos no exterior. Mostras itinerantes, sem muita expressividade. Visita de meia hora. Nice to see the building, you can take beautiful pictures outside. Exhibitions without much expressiveness. Visit of half an hour.

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London, United Kingdom
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22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

5 star for its look alone. The gallery itself wasn't great when we went, with an unexceptional ground floor but better political art upstairs.

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

next door to the met cathedral, the dome is looking a little worn on the outside and we didnt find the displays inside all that interesting but it was free entry

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

A marvellous gallery with fantastic exhibition space. The day of my visit I was able to view three very different exhibitions including a massive collection of Oswaldo Guayasamin's work and two photography exhibitions. the enormous space around this building as with many in the city enhances its prominence.

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Holmdel, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

Just looking at it from the outside made us want to go inside, but we did not have time to do it! We must go back to Brasília to visit it again! If you are in the capital make sure to visit it!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

No idea how long it is shut for. Worth seeing from outside if touring the city as another interesting building in this spacey city.

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