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Museu Nacional de Imigracao e Colonizacao

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Worth the visit, and it won’t take too much of your time. Simple, small and straight to the point... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
Carol T
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In Brazil Empire times

There is a cottage for the Prince of Joinville and Princess Dona Francisca. Newlyweds received a... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2016
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  • Poor1%
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Jan 21, 2018
“Interesting ”
Sep 10, 2016
“Rich in details and well conserved ”
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Rua Rio Branco, Joinville, State of Santa Catarina 89201-080, Brazil
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+55 47 3433 3736
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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Worth the visit, and it won’t take too much of your time. Simple, small and straight to the point museum. Free entrance, It’s well maintained, and the staff is friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Carol T
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

The guides are very friendly and willing to answer questions and explain about the history of the place and the city. There are complete collections of furniture and porcelain, very well displayed. Old photographs of immigrants, most of them from Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Many...More

Thank Gabriele_Tscha
Reviewed June 28, 2016

There is a cottage for the Prince of Joinville and Princess Dona Francisca. Newlyweds received a dowry that was donated to the colonization with foreigners. The couple never came here, but there are many objects of that time.

Thank felipepinto2016
Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

A must stop if you want to know about the local history. Here you will get to know why the European culture is so present in Joinville. Free entry. Near city centre. Easy access by public transport. Near the Cathedral too!

Thank IrisLucianaAlvarez
Reviewed June 3, 2014

Very interesting museum about the early history of the city, mainly about the German immigrants, I love the house behind the museum, a true relic, transported piece by piece from the outskirts of the city to the grounds of the museum. the place is dear...More

Thank joinville
Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

Very interesting to have a look at the immigration in southern Brazil. Not the best nor the biggest. Blumenau has a better all around felling of the immigration.

Thank JavanJunior
Reviewed April 9, 2013

This museum is well laid out and admission is free. You need to put your camera in a secure locker. The curator will explain the layout of the building and tell you a bit about the background history of German and Scandinavian settlers, mostly of...More

Thank David J
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