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National Museum of the Brazilian Republic

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A quiet place !

I already visited the museum a lot. I like the tranquility, photographers and visitors... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2017
carvalhobeca
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Brasilia, DF
Museum and Cathedral, better together

Just across the street from the Metropolitan cathedral, the museum is worth a visit once you are... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2017
EG71
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Aguascalientes, Mexico
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Tue-Sun 9am-6.30pm
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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SCS Lote 2, Brasilia, Federal District 70070-150, Brazil
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+55 61 3325-5220
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

It is very unusual place with very specific architecture, which create unusual atmosphere inside. It is hard to imagine better place for art exhibition.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maria G
Reviewed December 6, 2017

The building has something. It works as a gallery space by being interesting enough, very functional and not dominating the art work. We saw the personal collection Sergio Carvalho, Contraponto, and it was excellent. The man has taste and understands art. Catch it while you...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

I already visited the museum a lot. I like the tranquility, photographers and visitors aprecianting... is very cool :)

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank carvalhobeca
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Just across the street from the Metropolitan cathedral, the museum is worth a visit once you are there. The architecture is very appealing. It seemed to me like the museum doesn’t have a permanent collection, therefore you will see whatever they have as their temporary...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank EG71
Reviewed July 14, 2017

As an architect, I love the way this building fits in with the simple modernist features of the whole city. Having no big signs around, the building opens up like a puzzle. Unfortunately the circular inside could be better utilized and better lit somehow. But...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

If you really like so called art then by all means visit this museum. For me a pile of sticks or a ball on a slide or a pile of paper airplanes in a heap n the floor does not really constitute art but then...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed December 16, 2016

The access to the museum is really easy, and ramps help even phisically challenged people to move around. public bathrooms are clean and neat, and air conditioning is never too cold in there. Not to mention that despite the great exhibitions, the museum is an...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Charles_P94180
Reviewed November 13, 2016

It's free and most likely on your way already... but if not, simply don't bother. The building has a very nice, modern design from the outside, but really nothing to expect in it.. There is a very nice tarasse on the side of the building......More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank mikocot
Reviewed October 29, 2016

They have utilized technology to create art. The human interaction was great. A must visit for every age group.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank chayans2014
Reviewed August 11, 2016

At the time I was in visiting Brasilia, the Museum was exposing a Photographic exposition. It was very interesting, but I recommend overall this place as a architectural visit. The insides are as interesting as the outside look of a planet or spaceship. Indeed entering...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Patrick D
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