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Museu Historico do Exercito e Forte de Copacabana

Praca Coronel Eugenio Franco, 1 | Posto 6, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-020, Brazil
+55 21 2287 3781
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Praca Coronel Eugenio Franco, 1 | Posto 6, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-020, Brazil
+55 21 2287 3781
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Reviewed yesterday

Low-rank officers from this fort rebelled against the Federal Government in 1922; the last 17 (joined by 1 civilian) decided to take the street and engage in open fire. The two surviving lieutenants (Eduardo Gomes and Siqueira Campos) played an importante role in Brazilian politics...More

Thank danielhorapaco
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had high expectations of this Fort but sadly let down by its display etc. It all looks very tired and unloved. The best thing I could say about this location are the two restaurants adjacent to it which affords beautiful views over to the beaches...More

Thank 1NONLY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spot to escape from the noises and crowds of the Copa. Take a lunch or a drink at the terras with a view at the Copa beach

Thank Ernst Daniel N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Meet local friends here on a Sunday afternoon for music and supper...sat outside at band til our table outside was available. Lovely! This end of Copacabana is also better than where I was staying...nice hotels and shops whereas at Poste 5 a bit more below...More

Thank davidmgeer
Reviewed March 27, 2017

I great option to visit at copacabana beach. You can have a great coffee/breakfast or lunch at "confeitaria colombo" or "confeitaria os 18 do forte" with a wonderful view from copacabana. I really recomend this visit. The museum is interesting, but the great part is...More

Thank AnaPaulaSH
Reviewed February 22, 2017

If you are on the Copacabana, this is a great place to visit, not only for some Brazilian history and that of the fort itself, but for views of the beach. There is short, well presented introductory video with English sub-titles and cards are available...More

Thank mikesierra
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Exelent, we spend al afternoon there . Big group and all happy. we shall for sure come back again. The weather was little hot.

Thank Pontetara
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Very nice military museum in historic fort built in the beginning of 20th century. Installation of cannons look like original and historic. Possible to get the good impression of fort and Brazil military and state history in this fort and museum located there. No dislikes.

Thank Raimonds R
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Both Museum and cafe's open at 10, you pay to enter the fort, military guards and barracks, if you walk toward the point and the 16" gun battery the second restaurant is a little cheaper but does not have as many patio tables as the...More

Thank Pepperjackm
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Just between Copacabana and Ipanema beach the fort shows the defense bunkers incl artillery batteries in a museum but even if you are not very interested there are some very nice coffeeshops over the rocky beach where you can enjoy a refreshing drink and a...More

Thank marcroniger
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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Tem estacionamento?
January 25, 2017|
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Response from RobertaWescler | Reviewed this property |
No Forte é só para os militares, mas nas ruas próximas você encontra local.
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Polyana S
tem visita guiada?
May 21, 2016|
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Response from Heloisa L | Reviewed this property |
Quando estive lá não tinha mas acho que existam pessoas para mais informações se for necessário. Existem placas informativas.
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