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Palacio Rio Negro

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Address: Avenida Sete de Setembro 1546, Manaus, State of Amazonas, Brazil
Phone Number:
559232324450
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US$ 160.00*
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Private Tour: Manaus Overview City and Meeting of the Waters Short Tour
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US$ 78.98*
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Manaus City Sightseeing Tour
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Private Tour: Manaus Historic City

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Palacio Rio Negro

Interesting and well maintained building. Totally open to the public and provides a taste of some history. Interesting, but not a must see.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Boca Raton, Florida
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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting and well maintained building. Totally open to the public and provides a taste of some history. Interesting, but not a must see.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

This is a great opportunity to see the magnitude of wellness in Manaus during rubber boom. Interesting visit. Check visit schedule since it is a most see an it is close Sunday and Mondayand after 2pm.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

its a great place to start your tour day. the rooms are full of artifacts from the rubber baron days and the early days of the republic. What a great place to tour.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

The most beautiful part of this building in my opinion, were the beautiful stairs that was built in this house. It was my understanding that the wood was cut in the Amazon, shipped to Portugal, the stairs built in Portugal, then shipped back to the residence to be installed. The logistical implication, coupled with the exactness of measurements to create... More 

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Sussex
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

If you have to tour Manaus to fill in time, or are fascinated by rubber baron lifestyle endure a visit, or sit it out in the garden terrace at the back of the house.

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Manaus, AM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Located in the city center of Manaus, the palace functions nowadays as an exibition vennue. Beautiful and full of history, it is a must see in the city.

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Marlboro, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This was a beautiful building on the outside, but there was not much to see inside. Go, if you have the chance, but it you miss it, no worries...

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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

It was originally the house of a Rubber Baron, of German origin. The house was strategically located near the Rio Negro. From there he exported the rubber to Hamburg. Due to the crisis, decline of the rubber prices, he gave this house as a guarantee for a loan. Due the First World War, he was unable to trade with Germany.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Old building, very beautiful and allow free viewing. In the past it was the seat of the courthouse in Manaus, where took place the judgment of crimes.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Planned on visiting the palace inside and outside after visiting Museo do Indios,but when I got there the gates were closed. I talked to a guard and he told me the only way to get to it was through the front gate, but when I went to the park behind it, I was able to get on the palace grounds... More 

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