Museu da Abolicao, Recife

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  • Beautiful building with tiled façade reminiscent of the old sugar mills and the old aristocracy of Pernambuco. Has permanent collection and space for temporary exhibitions.
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  • Large area. On the upper floor has a broad view of the street. For those who appreciate art, is worth a visit. Free entry.
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  • MUSEUM DA ABOLITION - Rua da Benfica 1150 (B ° da Madalena) Monday to Friday from 8 to 11 and 14 to 17 hours operates in a typical construction of the mills House. Opened in 1983, it highlights the importance of the past discussing issues such as slavery, abolition, racism, exclusion and ethnic violence. There is a permanent showroom called "Memory" with parts of everyday use of the Mr of the Fazandas and slaves. Also there are halls of exhibitions temporary and a mini-auditorio for the realization of seminars, courses, conferences and discussions, releases of books and presentations of videos educational. Every first Sunday of the month works the Sunday project of la Maddalena, fair open to multicultural audiences artisans, cuisine, art exhibits, child recreation, percussion and capoeira for children.
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  • Historic and beautiful building, but lack incentive to your preservation and maintenance of the Museum. During my visit to the Museum have not found any reference to life in Brazil or your slave Abolition. I was in the Museum on the day of the abolition of slavery, and there was no mention at the time that the Museum has as your name. Regrettable.
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  • Museum dedicated to African source. With itinerant exhibitions, some abandoned, deserves more attention. Free entry. Well located at the beginning of the sailor Cap.
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  • Nice building but lacks of maintenance and, moreover, of events of interest of the population to justify your existence.
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  • Great Museum!
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  • Because it is an area of the black population and culture.
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