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Museu Historico do Exercito e Forte de Copacabana

Praca Coronel Eugenio Franco, 1 | Posto 6, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-020, Brazil
+55 21 2287 3781
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Praca Coronel Eugenio Franco, 1 | Posto 6, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-020, Brazil
+55 21 2287 3781
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A place with wonderful view, interesting things to see, -amazing sunset, Nice sacikbar . Sometimes there are events with music. I was there when a Band came marching in . Loved it !

Thank DillyDori
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The fee to enter the fort is almost nothing and it's really worth a visit. Not just for the fantastic views and nice confeitaria Colombo were you can grab a bite but it gives you an insight in Rio's work of defences trough time.

Thank Ramses K
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Beautiful location, interesting exhibits. Very interesting that they refer to the periods of military dictatorship on a positive note.

Thank kccarlson
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Just Perfect!! Is the perfect place to enjoy a cultural moment, to eat at one of the most stunning caffe and if you love a really nice sunset you can't miss this place!🇧🇷🌄

Thank Magda F
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Walking along Copacabana beach with a visit to the Copacabana Fort is recommended for an relaxing activity. The sun set views from the Fort -taking in the views from all the beaches from Copacabana to Leme and Sugarloaf Mountain is magnificent. Little coffee gourmet shops...More

Thank Petronella R
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Since the city has several attractions from which you will have breathtaking views, what is most striking here is the visit to the fort. It's really fascinating to walk around the underground labyrinth and see how the military personnel lived then.

Thank Virgilio A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The fort is definitely worth the 6 Real entry. There is a small museum, you can walk around and through the fortifications, inside and out, there are views of the city, cafes and toilets.

Thank LDB65
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Safe and beautiful historical site. Make sure you get an afternoon tea there. There is a lot of history in a nice display inside the building. Don't miss! Tickets for 2USD.

Thank Fair2014
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The museum is small, but offers an interesting view of the Brazilian military history. As a Brazilian citizen, I appreciated learning a few facts about our past that I hadn't read about before. The views from the fort are wonderful. You can see the the...More

Thank angelicafarias
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Worth a walk to enjoy the nice views and sunset from the forte. Not crowded as there is a small fee to pay. The Forte itself is worth a visit

Thank Virginie L
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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