Palacete Provincial, Manaus
(4.4/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Very interesting and instructive to visit this former Palace, which now houses in their rooms several museums: art, coins, sculptures, medieval weapons, etc. And with young guides is a place to visit in Manaus.
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  • Located in downtown historic building that draws attention. The collection, which includes paintings, coins, furniture-is very rich and the guides are very friendly and provide great explanations.
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  • I found a warm and quiet. People are very educated. Has about 5 museums in and what else I liked was the currency Museum, where a collection of coins from antiquity. The day I went was happening a rock concert with Exchange and sale of vinyls, sensational!
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  • 5 different exhibition, young and very helpful personal.
  • Local incrível.
  • Lugar incrível com muitas historias, cheio de atrações e rodeado de muita cultura e arquitetura impecável.
  • Acerco riquíssimo! Guias muito bem preparados.
  • Um museu bastante completo.