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Instituto Ricardo Brennand

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Address: Alameda Antonio Brennand | Várzea, Recife, State of Pernambuco 50741-904, Brazil
Phone Number: +55(81)2121-0352
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wonderful place!

I've been in museums all over the world, but never saw anything like this. In the middle of a very beautiful place, a medieval castle and three amazing exibitions ; an enormous... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

So much to see in addition to the beautiful grounds. They had swords and chastity belts on display! Worth a visit if you are in the area!

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I very beautiful castle with an amazing collection of weaponry. The sculptures are impressive and so is all the art and history you find here. It's a nice place to kill about two hours. It is best to take a taxi to and from especially if you are leaving the area when it is dark out.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I've been in museums all over the world, but never saw anything like this. In the middle of a very beautiful place, a medieval castle and three amazing exibitions ; an enormous collection of swords, knifes and other weapons; and there is a nice restaurant and a good snack bar.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

If you love art, go there! It's a beautiful site. There's a lot of amazing works from several different artists. It's very worth it to visit. And it's cheap. The food there is expensive though.

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Belem, PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

a amazing place full of art and history. You need to arrive early, because it takes 3 hours to visit with tranquility, without run. Is highly recommended you need to go just after lunch, or lunch at restaurant that exist on the place ($$$)

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Fortaleza, CE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This place is not a museum, but a private collection. A beautiful collection actually! Everything is beautiful, the building, the exhibitions, the gardens etc. Thumbs up to the Frans Prost exhibition and the Chinese sculptures in ivory is breathtaking! Really really impressive. However, the reasons why I don't rate this place excellent, first, it's because the rooms with the medieval... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

The istitute looks like a caste in the midle of the city, the exposition is also very interesting and there is guides whom will explain the significance of the pieces in there. My opinion, just the place is so beuatiful that is already worth

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Budapest, Hungary
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We have our holiday in Recife so we decided to visit this place because of all these positive comments and our interest as well. I can not say that it is difficult to aapproach it via public transportation - just take the bus 440 from Boa Viagem. The surroundings of the museum is very bad. We met a girl who... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Interesting, eclectic private collection of local and international art. Definitely highlight of Recife and a must!

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Recife, PE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

When the Dutches had came to Recife where they had fouded the new capital of the dutch colony in Brazil, the artist Franz Post have registered the new first images of Brazil on the 17th Century. The building is so well-built as the best museums over the world.

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Address: Alameda Antonio Brennand | Várzea, Recife, State of Pernambuco 50741-904, Brazil
Phone Number: +55(81)2121-0352
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Recife

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