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Santander Cultural

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Address: Rua Sete De Setembro, 1028 | Centro Histórico, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 1028, Brazil
Phone Number: +55(51) 3287-5500
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Sun 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Description: Mon-Fri 10am-7pm, Sat-Sun 11am-7pm

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Neoclassic Architecture

A good price to appreciate a French neoclassic architecture. Also you can enjoy the art expositions and movies that they are current hosting.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
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215 reviews 215 reviews
68 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

A good price to appreciate a French neoclassic architecture. Also you can enjoy the art expositions and movies that they are current hosting.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Great place to visit in Porto Alegre! There's always excellents exhibitions. Most of it are for free! Try the caffe on the underground!

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Lajeado, RS
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The Santander Cultural Space always has itinerant and self organized art exhibits, book reading meetings and a great movie schedule with indy and non-mainstream productions. Check their schedule at http://pranafilmes.com.br

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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Located in a beautiful square in city centre they got Nice expos and their coffebar is in a old coffer (I mean an old BANK SAFE COFFER in The basement

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Porto Alegre, RS
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Food is good, souvenir shop too, always nice things to see. Check what is available. Downtown may present difficulty in parking. Recommend take public transport and learning about the surroundings before going there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Really beautiful building and often has really awesome exhibitions going on. But make sure you head downstairs to see the displays and history about Brazilian currency! You can even have coffee inside an old vault ;)

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Ningbo, China
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was in Porto Alegre for two weeks during the world cup and i had plenty of time to look around. I think that this is one of the best places to see in PoA. Entrance is free and the exhibit was worth seeing. In another city, this attraction wouldn't get 5 stars, but because there isn't a great deal... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This art museum is located centrally in Porto Alegre in a historic building with a classic attractive lobby and main hall. At the time of our visit (entry was free) a very interesting Nik Muniz exhibit was going on - which was quite impressive for such a small museum. The setting enhances the works of art, and within an hour... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Thanks a lot of this place: I finally was able to visit the exhibition of Nik Muniz. It was very interesting! Also, there is a wonderful bookstore, as well as various accessories for painters (pencils, paint). There's also sold designer's jewelery. I loved decorating project Canoe. Very Recommend!!!

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Porto Alegre, RS
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55 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

It is a good place to visit in order to know the local culture and to assist sometimes exposition and similiar approach.

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