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Congresso Nacional

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Once exiled Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer designed this government building, which houses the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies.
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Praca dos Tres Poderes | Palacio do Congresso Nacional, Brasilia, Federal District 70090-000, Brazil
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Free tour in portugues, or with paper material to read in english, with a guide on weekends and hollydays you can go to visit free of charge the Congresso Nacional, You will visit Senate and Parliament and officies and many of Halls inside.
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I visited the exterior of the Congresso Nacional as part of a 3-hour city tour with Rianha da Paz Turismo arranged my my hotel. Our English-speaking guide, Iraquemes Lamdivar, explained how the city was designed by Lucio Costa and that many of the most prominent buildings were
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The buildings are iconic and familiar from photos but they look amazing from up close. Especially the reflections in the water - don’t stay up on the road where the tour buses stop - go down the hill to see the reflections.
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Perhaps the most photographed landmark of Brasilia, the Congresso is also an excellent destination for a free tour of the inside of this iconic symbol of the city. Reserve an English tour in advance...well worth it! Our tour visited both chambers, the Green Hall, Time Tunnel,
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To see the Brazilian government location is interesting and the monuments are worth a look in their own right
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