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Estacao Cabo Branco

Altiplano Cabo Branco, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba, Brazil
(81) 8860-0678
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Nice building with little or no content

The buildings are nice, and we have been coming here over the years with the ecpectations that the... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Steinar U
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Just a special building. Another one of those from the architects of the 1960ties inspired by the... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2015
Jazz N
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  • Excellent49%
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  • Average13%
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27 Dec 2016
“Nice building with little or no content”
30 Dec 2015
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Altiplano Cabo Branco, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba, Brazil
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The buildings are nice, and we have been coming here over the years with the ecpectations that the building will get more content. Unfortunatly it's the opposite. Now there is just half a floor with exhibitions left. There are some scientific objects for kids to...More

Thank Steinar U
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Just a special building. Another one of those from the architects of the 1960ties inspired by the 1960 "grandeur" of the communists.

Thank Jazz N
Reviewed 18 October 2015

The top of this multi-purpose center offers great views of the Ponto das Seixas and Cabo Branco beach, and the center often has good exhibits of photographic, scientific and historical significance. Some evenings there are also concerts--either inside one of the buildings or outside under...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Certainly a must visit for architects or for extreme design lovers, 15 to 20 minute walk from the beach it is situated on the upper plane of Cabo Branco overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, it's a good idea to get information from your hotel or on...More

1  Thank kirmba
Reviewed 30 August 2014

We didn't have enough time to spend at this city. However, I could see that the city is full of historical and architectural places. Also beautiful beaches. Bad the day we were there was raining. I hope came back one day and explore in detail.

1  Thank Vanessa P
Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

Please note that Estação Ciências and Estação Cabo Branco is the same thing! If you stay at a hotel on Cabo Branco beach, it's a nice walk to this building along the beach. Just follow the road. There are no signs but you can't miss...More

2  Thank Linda O
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

It worths for who loves architecture and Niemeyer's work. However the exhibitions over there are not attractive. It may be a good thing to do in a rainy day. Otherwise, stay on the beach...

Thank Bruno C
Reviewed 8 January 2013

This place was projected by the architect Oscar Niemeyer, the same that did Building of the UNO, the Brasilia City, the MAC in Niteroi, Univ. Constantine in Argel, etc. In this complex works small expositions. It has free parking.

Thank Cleveroli
Reviewed 6 June 2012

Here you can understand why Brazilians adore their best architect ever: Oscar Niemeyer. It looks as a spaceship, with different expositions inside, awesome views of the city and beaches, experiments going around by students and beautiful place.

Thank Renaldof
Reviewed 3 January 2012

It is a "OK" place to go. It is the nearest point to the African continent in the South American continent. It's also called as "Cabo do Seixas" (in portuguese). It worths a visit of no more than 40 minutes.

1  Thank RafaGomes
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