Palacete Provincial, Manaus

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#4 of 34 in Museums in Manaus
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. Using our world travel planner, Manaus attractions like Palacete Provincial can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Want to know the history of the Military Polocia of Amazonas since straws? So be sure to check out the area where it was installed the General command of the PM is right nomcentronda town, is safe and well wooded!!! Shopping streets in your surroundings! Be sure to visit!
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  • Worth the visit at Villa that represents today an important collection of the culture of the Amazon. Are 3 museums and dozens of pieces of art on permanent display.
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  • In this building there are various Museum with different themes, to my I really liked painting and the image and sound. There is one on the police which is interesting to see some history of the Brazil know that. It has a cafeteria that reminds me of Lisbon in portugal. type cafes bars virtually unseen in manar I
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  • 5 different exhibition, young and very helpful personal.
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  • It houses the pinacoteca do Estado do Amazonas, located in the popular "Police Square". A part of the story of the Amazon, where we can visit various "themes" that has a collection of historical period of our nation's capital since the time of the monarchy until the most recent period as: armor, military uniforms, arm the collection, collection of coins and among others. The visitor can enjoy the works of visual artists such as regional Oscar Ramos, Jair Jacqmount, Hahnemann Barcelar, Moacir de Andrade and other contemporary artists.
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  • Very beautiful place and free super recommend worth visiting every space see some more of the history and structure of this site also features a cosy area for alimentação.as kids will love this place ♥ ️
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  • A date with culture and history. Located within the Plaza Balbi which is also welcoming. Exhibitions of Arts, archaeology and numismatics. A beautiful collection of banknotes and coins that count to your evolution in the country. Secure, climate-controlled environment and a space to enjoy snacks amazonians. Always recommend! #LetsGuide
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