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A place with not much things to do

It's a beautiful place, but you don't have many things to do there, it would appear that you and... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2013
Elizabeth C
Quite interesting for kids

Quite interesting atraction for kids, especialy if they know and like sitio do picapau amarelo. The... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2013
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Dec 14, 2016
“Taubaté most famous!!”
May 13, 2013
“A place with not much things to do”
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Avenida Monteiro Lobato s/n | Chacara do Visconde, Taubate, State of Sao Paulo 12050-730, Brazil
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Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Monteiro Lobato left a great gift to Taubaté... the museu is surrounded by a great green area, where you can play with your kids, have picnic or just relax while kids play. Great option for the weekends!!

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank perr0tinha
Reviewed May 13, 2013

It's a beautiful place, but you don't have many things to do there, it would appear that you and your kids can stay all day, but you wouldn't like to because it is boring . All the rooms of the museum are tastefully decorated with...More

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed April 9, 2013

Quite interesting atraction for kids, especialy if they know and like sitio do picapau amarelo. The place is not very well maintained but the personnel there is great. Kids will enjoy staying there for a couple of hours where they can play around the museum,...More

Date of experience: February 2013
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Reviewed August 3, 2012

I grew up near the chacara, and played there all of time. they let you eat all the fruit you could pick. My favorite was the Jaca fruit. it was always cool in the shade of all those trees. The house unfortunately was not kept...More

Date of experience: September 2011
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Reviewed December 30, 2011

Monteiro Lobato is a very important writer in Brazil. But, unfortunately, the city of Taubaté do not preserve his home, wich is the museum, and they do not make anything interesting for children to keep in mind his books and stories. It is a pitty....More

Date of experience: November 2011
4  Thank AndreCunha
Reviewed December 30, 2011

The museum is a little house with a little library, stuff about Carnival and the autor's life and a backyard. It's inside a kind of a park where there're statues of his characters. Free entrance and, besides, visitors can catch mangos from the trees. Far...More

Date of experience: December 2011
3  Thank vairegulaessamixaria
Reviewed July 22, 2009

The museum is very bad conserved. The only thing there is the play about Sitio. Nothing else to do or see. What a pitty... this place should be so much explored...

4  Thank Dani_Serres
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