Memorial Luis Carlos Prestes, Palmas

(3.1/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Memorial Luis Carlos Prestes tells the life story of Captain Luis Carlos Prestes, who led 1500 rebel soldiers against the military dictatorship in 1924. The march lasted three years and covered 25,000 km (82,020 ft), and is credited with helping bring democracy to Brazil. The memorial sheds light on history of the movement using historical data, photos, and personal items of the leader who dedicated his life to the struggle for social change. In front of the memorial, there are bronze sculptures to commemorate the inspirational leader. Arrange your visit to Memorial Luis Carlos Prestes and discover more family-friendly attractions in Palmas using our Palmas travel itinerary maker.
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  • I got to visit with monitors super helpful and well informed. There are few historical pieces and more photos and texts. The air conditioning was not working so the visit was quick. But I recommend to anyone who has interest in regional history.
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  • Just like the Government Palace this memorial is in the square of sunflowers. Worth a visit in the late afternoon. In front there's a mall (Palmas Mall).
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  • The Memorial is beautiful, the day did not have access to the inside, I don't know if that's possible, but I was curious to see you inside ...
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