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Museu do Indio, Manaus

(3.7/5 based on 80 reviews on the web)
Squeezed between two churches and run by Salesian nuns, Museu do Indio holds the largest and most comprehensive collection of indigenous Amazonian artefacts in Brazil. Acquired mostly from indigenous groups in the states of Amazonas and Pará, the collection includes hunting tools and weapons, household utensils, artwork, ritual objects and musical instruments. The museum's shop offers some unique souvenirs such as baskets and decorative objects. See Museu do Indio and all Manaus has to offer by arranging your trip with our Manaus vacation planner.
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  • Very cool attraction that doesn't seem to be much sought after by tourists. Attentive staff and prepared. Articles and parts of Indians from various tribes of Brazil.
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  • Opportunity to learn a bit of culture and indigenous handicrafts. Some tribes and ethnicities are represented on the site
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  • Despite an interesting collection, the lack or of any orientation you strip the opportunity to truly learn something, which is quite unfortunate in my opinion.
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  • It has a lot of items. Tools. Etc. of native people. It is a quick visit but ok. No air conditioning. No great lighting. 10rs or 2.5 usd
  • Ingresso barato, bem diversificado e muito interessante.
  • Vale a pena ir
  • Nunca fui também
  • Muito bom