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Palacio Da Alvorada

Avenida Presidencial s/n | Setor de Hoteis e Turismo Norte, Brasilia, Federal District 70150-000, Brazil
+55 61 3411-2317
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The Official Residence of the President of Brazil.

This is the official residence of the President of Brazil and was the first building to be... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2017
Brian M
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Still closed!

Beautiful Niemeyer even from a distance but the Palace is still closed. But if you look for... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2016
Sebastian K
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Bamako, Mali
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Wed 3pm-5.30pm
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Jan 27, 2017
“The Official Residence of the President of Brazil.”
Dec 31, 2016
“Still closed!”
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Avenida Presidencial s/n | Setor de Hoteis e Turismo Norte, Brasilia, Federal District 70150-000, Brazil
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Reviewed January 27, 2017

This is the official residence of the President of Brazil and was the first building to be completed by Oscar Niemeyer in 1958. Unfortunately, we were unable to enter because but did manage to see it from an official viewing post. It was still worth...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful Niemeyer even from a distance but the Palace is still closed. But if you look for Niemeyer then also look for Bulcao. His Azulejos and murals are extraordinary.

Thank Sebastian K
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Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Just swung by today in an uber and it is closed due to the current impeachment proceedings. Enjoyed the rest of Brasilia and modern architecture though.

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Reviewed April 16, 2016

The official residence of the President of Brazil is another modernist building designed by Oscar Nedermeyer and built on Lake Paranoa. The marble columns have become a symbol of the city. On the day we visited, we could only view from a distance, but we...More

Thank Aafia
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Reviewed February 26, 2016

This palace was designed by Oscar Niemeyer and was the first building in Brazil to be inaugurated, even before the city itself. It may only be visited on one day in the week.

Thank Joop V
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Reviewed February 14, 2016

Very inteeresting spot in the city of Brasilia! I was lucky to participate the guard exchange and taking of flags. Big garden with animals end fresh air!

Thank smrgy
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Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

I went on the public tour and absolutely loved the palace - it was a personal highlight of my trip Brasilia. You really get to see Niemeyer's architecture and design at its glory - as the palace is amazingly well kept (for obvious reasons as...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Going inside it's complicated as its only allowed Wednesday's , if you have the opportunity you should go . Otherwise be at the front of the palace 5:30pm and watch the flag removal process by the presidential soldiers . It's quite interesting and you might...More

1  Thank PrettoMauricio
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Reviewed June 11, 2015

Great architecture nice grounds but i was more intested in the Rea large ostrich tyre birds native to south american but that just me

Thank Steve S
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Reviewed May 14, 2015

Be prepared to wait for an hour or so at a marshalling point before embarking on a short bus trip to the palace. The wait is well worth while. We travelled with a group of 15 and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Our guide spoke Portuguese, Spanish...More

Thank Peter C
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