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Palacio dos Leoes

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Address: Av Dom Pedro II, s/n, Sao Luis, State of Maranhao, Brazil
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2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Wed - Fri 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Sat - Sun 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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Beauty and History

The Palace is really beautiful, seated by the bay. The sunset is the best time for pictures cause the waters at the bay are golden. I recommend the free guided visit: it lasts... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2014
Tatesoca
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Campinas, SP
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Campinas, SP
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The Palace is really beautiful, seated by the bay. The sunset is the best time for pictures cause the waters at the bay are golden. I recommend the free guided visit: it lasts about 30min and it's totally worth it. The tour guide was really competent and kind and the rooms and furniture are really exquisite. The visits start at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

It's prohibited to take fotos inside the palace. The is no entrance fee charged. No English speaking guides.

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London, United Kingdom
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124 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

It's an impressive building in the main area of town to visit with a couple other interesting buildings to check out.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

Specially if you come from Europe, I really don´t expect you to be surprised inside. Only few rooms are available for visiting. It´s free though, so it´s worth to spend 15 minutes there and get to check one more item in your bucket list ;)

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