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Address: Eixo Monumental - Lado Oeste, Praca do Cruzeiro, Brasilia, Federal District 70070-300, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 61 3226 7860
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Many visit the site of President Kubitschek’s memorial, featuring a...

Many visit the site of President Kubitschek’s memorial, featuring a tastefully inscribed plaque in honor of the beloved leader.

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The President

The place is a Monument for Juscelino Kubischek, a former brazilian president that was changed the brazil capital from Rio de Janeiro to Brasília

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
rbufolo
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Brasilia, DF
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Brasilia, DF
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is a Monument for Juscelino Kubischek, a former brazilian president that was changed the brazil capital from Rio de Janeiro to Brasília

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This memorial was a 25 minute walk from our hotel. It is an interesting place to visit for a foreigner as it gives some interesting cultural insight. The memorial looks like a tall edifice with a statue on top. It is actually a museum that is mostly below ground. It is a memorial to the man credited at being the... More 

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Curitiba, PR
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Is really, a very interesting place to visit in Brasilia. Unmissable! You must to go there, to better understand that Big man and, at the same time, have opportunity to meet the waiter of the ex president, who will teel you details about Juscelino's family.

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Brasilia, DF
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

JK Memorial is a great option to visit in Brasilia. Over there the visitor has the opportunity to learn about the city and its founder and enthusiast, president Juscelino Kubitscheck, and can also explore the area, which is close to Buriti Palace, the local government palace, to Cine Drive-In, the National Observatory and Clube do Choro.

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Brasilia, DF
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

I assume that JK is the only Brazilian president who has his own memorial. The place is really nice and cozy inside. It shows a brief history of Brasília and President JK.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

This is museum situated in the heart of the city. In this they demonstrated all the the things of JK and preserved it for the later generations

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

Right in the middle of Brasilia's you find this museum for Juscelino Kubitschek, a must see for anyone interested in modern Brazilian history and politic personas.

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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

While the monument is visible and the park bench with JK and his wife are open for photos, the museum is closed on Mondays. This is the same for most of the museums and public attractions in Brasilia. Plan you visit on another day.

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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

I recommend a visit at that interesting place.in Brasilia. There are many kind of clothes wore by the President and his wife Sarah at many special occasions, including the launch party of the Capital. There fotos and documents about Brasilia construction and every coworker of JK and in addition you can watching some videos. The place is cool and modern.... More 

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We went to Brasilia for a 1 day visit. The memorial was the first stop and was definitely the more interesting for a better comprehension of the overall history of Brasilia. Well organized and kept by bathe JK foundation.

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