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Museu Casa de Benjamin Constant

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1880s Home and furniture tour

Admission is R$2 per person. Free on Sundays. This was the home of Benjamin Constant "Founder of... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2013
Caroline D
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Atlanta, Georgia
Great historical value

The house of Benjamin Constant, a "founding father of the Republic", is a very well preserved... read more

Reviewed January 18, 2016
Roxolana7
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Jan 18, 2016
“Great historical value”
Apr 2, 2013
“1880s Home and furniture tour”
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Reviewed January 18, 2016

The house of Benjamin Constant, a "founding father of the Republic", is a very well preserved collection of the personal belongings, photos, furniture of Constant's family. Although a museum needs some investment, it gives you a good impression of those days. The garden is great...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed April 2, 2013

Admission is R$2 per person. Free on Sundays. This was the home of Benjamin Constant "Founder of the Brazilian Republic." He was also known as a military man, an engineer, and teacher. The Brazilian federal institution in charge of the preservation of national monuments has...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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