Itamaraty Palace, Brasilia

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The Itamaraty Palace, also known as the Palace of the Arches, is the headquarters of the Ministry of External Relations of Brazil. It is located in the national capital of Brasília. The building was designed by architect Oscar Niemeyer and inaugurated on April 21, 1970. It is located to the east of the National Congress building along the Ministries Esplanade, near the Praça dos Três Poderes .The word "Itamaraty" is a word originating from the Nheengatu language. According to Navarro, means "river of small stones", by joining ita, Bantam and ty . The name was also used for the former headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Rio de Janeiro.
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  • I did a tour at Itamaraty Palace and was blown away. It's beautiful inside, too bad you can only take a picture preset places. The guide was very nice and featured several oddities. Valley super worth it. Oh! The schedule of the visit must be made by email a few days before.
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  • Just being there to see the beauty of the architecture, the garden and the harmony with the Lake that surrounds the building ... indescribable.
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  • Is one of the most beautiful attachments ... But without any accessibility.
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