Palacete Provincial, Manaus

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History Museum Museum
Built in 1874, the former police headquarters of city of Manaus has recently been restored and is now a museum, Palacete Provincial. It houses several excellent exhibits, including art by contemporary Amazonas artists, colorful paintings, a comprehensive coin display, and old photographs depicting the history of the Military Police in Manaus. The museum is found across from a city square with green gardens, which highlights the building’s pink exterior. See Palacete Provincial and all Manaus has to offer by arranging your trip with our Manaus vacation trip planner.
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  • This building was formerly the police headquarter when it was restored. It has expositions of photos and objects from Manaus history. It´s worth a visit.  more »
  • The Palacete is a must see if you like to see the history of the cities you visit!!! This is an impressive place to visit!!! There are numerous museums to check out. My favorite is the Museum of Image...  more »
  • Didn't go inside but the small plaza across the street was nice. there is a little gazebo, which I assume might have some type of music  more »
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  • 5 different exhibition, young and very helpful personal.
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  • Great place to visit and preferably with a guide, you can go with a family that is very quiet, only problem is accessibility for wheelchair users, in terms of more bilingual signs are missing tourist to explain each work or attraction
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  • Historical building of the amazonense, had reformed, structure your preserved your unique architecture preserved. Has Museums, cafeteria and sanitary environments. Educational service by servers of the State Secretary of culture, relies on private security. Excellent environment for people of good taste.
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  • Very beautiful place with various works of art and furniture from past centuries and paleontological material of past centuries of local cities. Very good the visitation ...
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