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Address: Esplanada dos Ministerios | Bloco H, Brasilia, Federal District 70170-900, Brazil
Phone Number: (61) 20308051
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Mon-Fri 3pm-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-2pm

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The Palace is beautiful inside and outside. There are guided tours in multiple languages. I recommend it! One of the best places to know in Brasilia.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Palace is beautiful inside and outside. There are guided tours in multiple languages. I recommend it! One of the best places to know in Brasilia.

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Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

I had a privileged guided visit with a diplomat friend and it was wonderful. The building itself is stunning. Niemeyer's modernism screams in every corner here. The wide, empty spaces are oppressively impressive and the contrast between the modern structure and the decoration (which includes ancient Japanese pieces and Imperial furniture, including the table in which Princess Isabel signed the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful palace. Nice antique furniture and wonderful Persian carpets. Gorgeous sculpture " metamorfose". There are free guided tours.

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Buren, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Beside the Parliament Buildings, the Itamaraty Palace can not be missed if and when in Brasilia. Oscar Niemeyer designed the Ministry of Foreign Affair and gave it a stairway to heaven. This building is a concrete dream. And although he liked to copy his own work this one stands out. The outside is spectacular. The inside is of a similar... More 

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London, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

We didn't go inside this palace. However we went to see it during the day and at night. Night is easily much better with a beautiful orange glow around the building that is also reflected off the pool. During the day, the building just looked ugly and in need of freshening up!

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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Itamaraty Palace is the headquarters of the Brazilian Ministry of External Relations. Is is well known as one of the most beautiful examples of the work of famous architect Oscar Niemeyer. Niemeyer designed most of the buildings of the Federal Government in Brasilia. I am not particularly found of his style, but Itamaraty Palace is an exception. The Palace proper... More 

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Omer, Israel
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

I am not a Brasilian taxpayer so I can't really complain - but I felt offended about the way visitors are treated. Monuments are widely advertised (some times even boisterously) but many are closed to the public without any publicity. Famous churches are closed even during the hours stated on their doors. The fact that Itamaraty is closed was stated... More 

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Petropolis, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016

The Itamaraty Palace is the headquarter of the brasilian diplomacy. Unfortunately the guided visits are closed

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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

I study architecture in University of Brasilia and this is without a doubt my favourite building from Niemeyer in the city. It's definitely worth getting the guided visit so you can understand better the project and see many important historical and artistic pieces that are inside. A palace in the most modernist way.

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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Itamaraty Palace, the headquarters of the Brazilian Foreign Affairs Ministry, provides guided visits every weekend. Most of the Palace is shown during visits. I can't say if there are English speaking guides available.

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