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Museu do Indio, Manaus

(3.7/5 based on 75+ 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 interesting for those who appreciate the history of the Indians. Many objects, all subtitled, but missed a local guide for further explanation. our guide explained us anything.
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  • Interessanter verify indigenous wisdom in preparation of the utensils, weapons and many other things. And ' a look to our past.
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  • Who said Manaus's only Indian should come before in the Museu do índio, to check how an Indian, as live cultures and mode of dress, is very interesting for sure.
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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