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Museu Historico e Artistico do Maranhao

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Well preserved and very interesting place

This museum is an old residence, build in XIX century, by a rich local family and since then it had... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2017
Cristina L
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State of Sao Paulo
nice view of an house of 19th century

the museum is a very nice preserved house of a rich family of Sao Luiz. It is well organized and... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2017
Giuseppe P
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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8 Jun 2017
“Well preserved and very interesting place”
2 Apr 2017
“nice view of an house of 19th century”
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Rua do Sol 302, Sao Luis, State of Maranhao 65020-590, Brazil
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

This museum is an old residence, build in XIX century, by a rich local family and since then it had 3 different owned till it was acquire by the Government of Maranhão and transformed in Museum in 1973. It is a very typical construction of...More

Thank Cristina L
Reviewed April 2, 2017

the museum is a very nice preserved house of a rich family of Sao Luiz. It is well organized and the guide is amazing extremely prepared on historic subjects! If something can be improved it is probably the garden. Unfortunately part of the museum was...More

Thank Giuseppe P
Reviewed January 19, 2017

I love to learn about the history of the city that I'm visiting. Besides the bright colors and the view I enjoy going into the different types of museum learning about the history of this beautiful city

Thank MARIO B
Reviewed December 15, 2015

The old town of São Luis is a must do. Very interesting and lots to see and do. Recommend a guided tour to get all the rich history

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Reviewed November 15, 2015

This beautifully restored and maintained mansion is well worth a visit, and the lady who guided us round spoke excellent English and was very generous with her time. It really helped bring to life the history of the house and the area. The only note...More

Thank BrockleyPhil
Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Excellent museum and excellent environment. It's needing good and exciting guides, since the ones I've been with, they're. Nothing I'll say that I don't want you

Thank Dimitri L
Reviewed August 2, 2015

museum very interesting and beautiful. With lots of information and digital media. a longer time to see everything you need. However the tour was not good and with a lazy guide and did not give much information or answer our questions.

Thank barbaraschall
Reviewed November 21, 2012

We spent 1,5 hours inside and didn´t get very excited. They got some interesting stuffs from colonization time, but this kind of places do need good guides to make you feel the history on your skin. Unfortunately, that was not my case.. the guide was...More

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