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Imperial Museum
Ranked #1 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: History Museums
Owner description: The Imperial Museum in Petrópolis, Brazil, is one of the most attractive cultural points of interest near Rio de Janeiro.... more » Owner description: The Imperial Museum in Petrópolis, Brazil, is one of the most attractive cultural points of interest near Rio de Janeiro. Located in the town's historic center, the museum was once Emperor Pedro II's favorite residence. Today, it is one of the most visited museums in Brazil, with the annual average of 300.000 visitors. The exhibitions tell the Brazilian Empire history through furniture, objects, paintings, sculptures and other historic and artistic pieces that belonged to the imperial family or other people from the 19th century. « less
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Ranked #2 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #3 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Convention Centers
Owner description: Once the summer home of Brazil's last emperor, this enormous palace houses furniture, paintings and jewels from the Brazilian... more » Owner description: Once the summer home of Brazil's last emperor, this enormous palace houses furniture, paintings and jewels from the Brazilian empire and is used as a convention center. « less
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Ranked #4 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #5 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: This museum, in the former summer residence of Alberto Santos Dumont, father of Brazilian aviation, is devoted to his life... more » Owner description: This museum, in the former summer residence of Alberto Santos Dumont, father of Brazilian aviation, is devoted to his life and career. « less
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Ranked #6 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Castles
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Ranked #7 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites
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Ranked #8 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
The Crystal Palace was built in France as a greenhouse to grow orchids.
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Ranked #9 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites
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Ranked #10 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Museums; Specialty Museums
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Ranked #11 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
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Ranked #12 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #13 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Lookouts
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Ranked #14 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #15 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
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Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #16 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
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Ranked #17 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #18 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Architectural Buildings; Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #19 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
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Ranked #20 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #21 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
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Ranked #22 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
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Ranked #23 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #24 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
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Ranked #26 of 29 attractions in Petropolis
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