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Catetinho

BR-040 p/ Belo Horizonte, trevo do Gama, 27 km | Gama, Brasilia, Federal District 71475-000, Brazil
(61) 3338-8694
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A bit of history

Catetinho is a diminutive of Catete, in reference to the Catete Palace, house of the Brazilian... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MauricioMendonca
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Brasilia, DF
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Very interesting

Is a cool place, and is so beautiful, have things so old and diferent of what we are accustomed... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Isadora-Aisha
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Tue-Sun 9am-5pm
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
23 Nov 2017
“Very interesting”
4 weeks ago
“A bit of history”
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BR-040 p/ Belo Horizonte, trevo do Gama, 27 km | Gama, Brasilia, Federal District 71475-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Catetinho is a diminutive of Catete, in reference to the Catete Palace, house of the Brazilian government back in the 1950s. As of the building of the new capital city, this facility was built to serve as home and office of the president when inspecting...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Is a cool place, and is so beautiful, have things so old and diferent of what we are accustomed nowadays... I like so much how catch olds days, everything that have in there are so beautiful and interesting, and the place in the outside are...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

It is an excellent place to visit, especially for brasilian people because it takes part of our history. There you can learn a little bit more about Brasília and Brazil.

Thank Asterivaldo C
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

A lovely small museum in the outskirts of Brasilia, Catetinho was hurriedly built in wood in the late 1950s, in order to serve as a temporary home for President Juscelino Kubitschek and his guests, during Brasilia's construction. You'll find the place as it used to...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2015

This was the first official residence of president Kubitschek, the founder of Brasília, in this region. It is worth a visit if you're curious about the history of the city. It will make you think about this man's bold decision of building the capital from...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2015

It was incredible. They didn't move anything and the view was amazing. If you do the whole tour, you can pass by a snack bar and a mountain view.

Thank Maya A
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

Simple and nice place, the building was designed by Oscar Niemeyer, and tells a little part of Brasilia's constructions history.

1  Thank RZumba
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Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

A look back through history. Very well maintained and staff was very friendly. A peek into the rooms and how they lived during the building of Brasilia is very interesting.

Thank Cindy P
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