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Museu Historico Nacional

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Museu Historico Nacional

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I had a perception in my mind of the history of Brazil being rather ruthless. This exhibit did not make me feel that way. It made me feel like it was definitely the perspective of the Portuguese. I wanted to learn more about the truth and brutality of the African slave trade and
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This large museum contains many interesting exhibits concerning the colonial history of Brazil and its becoming a republic. Most exhibits feature narratives in english as well as portuguese.
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Response from MHN_Rio, Ascom at Museu Historico Nacional
Responded Dec 12, 2019
Dear Trevor, we are glad you have enjoyed your visiting: thanks for your comment and evaluation!
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With its timeline coverage of generally three periods (namely the prehistoric with also not prehistoric but native cultures right up to the time of colonization, the colonial & the liberation), this is really a "quite comprehensive" museum (when it comes to the periods just
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Response from MHN_Rio, Ascom at Museu Historico Nacional
Responded Nov 26, 2019
Dear visitor, thanks for your detailed comment about our long term exhibitions and also your evaluation!
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I decided to go to this museum as it was a rainy day in Rio and I was interested in learning about some of the history of Rio and Brazil. I’ll start of by saying it is worth the 10 Real entry fee. The museum has a good collection of artifacts, paintings, and displays documenting
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Response from MHN_Rio, Ascom at Museu Historico Nacional
Responded Dec 2, 2019
Dear visitor, at first we would like to thank your visiting and your sincere comment. It is true that we are under maintenance in some areas of the museum, but it happens because of emergencial actions to prevent damage to our collection due to rain specially - and we have tried not to disturb a lot my unfortunately it could happen. We are very surprised that our staff had been "rude" and we would like to apologize because we rarely receive complains such yours - please check other evaluations we have received. We hope you can have a better experience in your next visit.
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It took us ca 2 hours to see the part of the museum we were interested in (history of Brazil) and it was really interesting, good AC inside, important on a hot day and nice break from the always-busy-city.
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Response from MHN_Rio, Ascom at Museu Historico Nacional
Responded Nov 3, 2019
Dear Sanna X, we are happy that you have enjoyed your visit! Thanks for your comment and evaluation!
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