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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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Remembering the builder

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

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
vprathap
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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69 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars 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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Sao Paulo, SP
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207 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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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Venice, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

This is a very good way to learn about the history of Brasil. You have to take your time.But the only thing that I didn't like so much was the huge statue of the president that was so high and you can't go near it.

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Thank zand p
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

The museum is very interesting, telling the story of JK through Brazilian history. It's very interactive and easy to digest information.

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Thank Sylvia A
brasilia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This is a beautiful monument. Beautiful architecture, very good taste. Former president and city´s founder JK is buried there. One should go by car and parking isn´t difficult. You pay an entrance fee but not very expensive. It is about the former president achievements. The way the displays are done is very nice. It is a good visit for a... More 

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Thank Rutebrasilia
Belgrade, Serbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Impressive, monumental and awful in the idea to put a huge statue of president so high and visible...egoistic, cult of personality...

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Brasilia, DF
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

To get a better understanding of the history of Brasilia and how it came to being, this is a must place to start your city tour. Actually the memorial is located on the crest of the hill overlooking downtown and the Congress so you start here and work your way down the hill on the one-way boulevard. President Kubitschek was... More 

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