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Address: Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Small-Group City Tour of Recife Including the Park of Statues
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Different, eccentric and beautiful in the same experience

The sculpture parc can be viewed from Recife Antigo waterfront eastward. In order to get to the park you need to cross the water and best to take a combined ticket that takes you... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed March 5, 2016
Barendrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2016

The sculpture parc can be viewed from Recife Antigo waterfront eastward. In order to get to the park you need to cross the water and best to take a combined ticket that takes you to the sculpture park as well as provides you a tour around the canals of Recife, showing you the 'Victorian' houses and ancestry of Pernambuco.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2015

A great introduction to Brennard's epic museum to himself. The clay statues are incredible and worth taking a small boat over to get a closer look.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2015

Ok, yes, the sculptures are wonderful and the perspective you get of both the ocean to the east and the city to the west is fantastic. Loved, loved, loved this. HOWEVER, driving back from here, on the causeway that connects to Brasilia Temosa, we had to suddenly stop the car because several teenaged boys jumped out from behind the rocks.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2014

So, this park of sculptures by Francisco Brennand is interesting; the big one called the crystal column is a huge replica of a cactus flower (Francisco may deny it but look at it closely and look at the plant; you will know where he got his inspiration). Rest of the sculptures are just ok.. but still good to take a... More 

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Dunkirk, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2013

Everywhere in Recife you can find along the streets and the squares and on modernist buildings of the last 4 decades, monumental art works created by Francisco Brennand. (*) To me, art in a museum is interesting and comfortable but somehow clean and artificial. Art in the public domain is much more relevant and challenging. Art in the streets is... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2012

Go and see one of the best sights of Recife, but do not expect anything but this, cause the sculptures aren't in the best shape, instead, go to the "Casa de Banhos", a very popular Bar in Recife near the Park, and get a really cold boose while you are enjoying the beautiful end of the afternoon in Recife, Many... More 

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