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Coffee Museum

Rua Quinze de Novembro 95, Santos, State of Sao Paulo 11010-151, Brazil
+55 13 3213-1750
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Inaugurated in 1998, the Coffee Museum is one of the main touristic attractions of the City of Santos and has as main purpose to preserve and make known the history of coffee in Brazil and in the world. By means of objects, documents and audiovisual media, the Institution shows the public how the evolution of coffee culture and the political, economic and cultural development of the country are closely connected since the second half of the XVIII century and up to our days.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua Quinze de Novembro 95, Santos, State of Sao Paulo 11010-151, Brazil
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"beautiful building"
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"trading floor"
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"stock exchange"
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"worth a visit"
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"great place to visit"
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"cakes"
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"old building"
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"interesting place"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a relatively small but interesting museum spread over two floors of the building giving the history of coffee and coffee trading in Santos. As noted by other contributors, it would be difficult to understand detail of the various exhibits if one does not...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Alter the renovation this museums is amazing! A lot about coffee and a beautiful building. Vera friendly and helpful people amontoado the workers.

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Reviewed May 6, 2018

The Coffee Museum is a museum with two floors of exhibits about coffee. The exhibits tell the story of the coffee trade in Brazil and Santos. One needs about an hour to see all of the exhibits. There is limited English in the museum, so...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Located in the old part of the city of Santos, close to the harbour, the Coffee Stock Exchange was built in 1920 and held auctions until 1950, It became a museum in 1998 after a massive restauration that brought it to the excellent condition it...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Went here as part of a tour from our cruise ship. Interesting architecture, the history of coffee in Brazil, and a spectacular stained glass ceiling from the Colonial Period. It's something to do in Santos, but I probably wouldn't return, "Been there, Done That." You...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

I appreciate the importance of coffee to the history and culture of Santos and Brazil as a whole; but the exhibits at this museum are not the best. If you need to fill an hour give it a go but if you don’t go it’s...More

Thank Daniel C
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

We went here while on a day in Santos from a cruise, having got a taxi from the port area the Coffee Museum, old town, tram and Pele Museum are all very close together. (Pele Museum has free wifi!) It is a beautiful building and...More

Thank DanceMDM
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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

The museum itself is a beautiful building. You learn the importance of coffee in Brazil through the years. Even though we have been to many coffee plantations and seen coffee grow, we found this to be an interesting stop.

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Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

Left the Celebrity Cruise ship to tour Santos, Brazil. We stopped at the Coffee Museum for a visit. The entry ticket was inexpensive at 5 Reales. The ceiling had a beautiful stained glass piece from the turn of the century. The Trading Floor had nice...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

This is the first coffee museum I visited. It is comparable to the chocolate museums I saw in Europe (York, Cologne, Brussels, Bruges). Compared to those places, the museum is better located, because it is in the old coffee exchange, and of course it is...More

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