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Instituto Ricardo Brennand

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Address: Alameda Antonio Brennand | Várzea, Recife, State of Pernambuco 50741-904, Brazil
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Art from the most different origins and times

Works of art from the most different origins and times, covering a period of time between the 15th and 21st centuries, with pieces from Europe, Asia, America and Africa. These... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Recife, PE
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Recife, PE
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Works of art from the most different origins and times, covering a period of time between the 15th and 21st centuries, with pieces from Europe, Asia, America and Africa. These works of art are gathered in collections of Painting, Brazilian and foreign, Armaria, Tapestry, Decorative Arts, Sculpture and Furniture.

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São Paulo, Brazil
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

You can visit the castle with ancient onblects and vestes, ans can see the prodution of ceramic decor objects made at the place

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Los Angeles, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

A eclectic collection of paintings, sculpture, weapons, religious artifacts! Would like to have seen a portrait of Richardo Bernnand. A couple of his paintings and ceramic pieces were displayed. My favorites were the very large black animal sculptures on the lawn.

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Recife, PE
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Museum showing the History of Recife,photos,films and paintings.You can also see a huge collection of white arms.

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is a diffident must see!!! Be sure to drop your prudish nature at the gate. Francisco Brennand has a weird appreciation for both male and female bodies. The grounds are beautiful, and relaxing in a strange sort of way. LOL... But truly if I could afford his art, or even the amazing tiles I would own a one of... More 

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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful place. I want to go again next year. I hope this place have been carefull for people

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great place to spend time and see wonderful things! I realy recomend. I's a mix of nature and history.

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Ricardo Brennand Institute is located near the Federal University campus, some 15 km from downtown Recife and Boa Viagem area. Amid well kept gardens, it displays reproductions of classic and Renaissance sculptures, houses the pleasant Castellus where you can have lunch just before the Museum opens at 1 pm, and offers its well curated Pinacoteca. The Pinacoteca exhibits are quite... More 

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

The best museum I have ever seen in Brazil so far. There are a huge collection of arts and antiques. I spent a pleasant afternoon there. You also can enjoy a good snack at a cafeteria there.

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Great grounds and building, Very cultural and full of history, with a great range of very Eclectic artifacts.

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