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Address: Esplanada dos Ministerios Bloco H | 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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Beautiful palace. Nice antique furniture and wonderful Persian carpets. Gorgeous sculpture " metamorfose". There are free guided tours.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 260 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 stars 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Beautiful and futuristic design by Niemeyer. Only group visits but for free. Some really interesting art as well worth seeing as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

I did not went inside but got a nice look around and got amazed by the architecture and the artificial lake reflecting the palace.

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