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Santa Cruz da Barra Fortress

Estrada General Eurico Gaspar Dutra | Jurujuba, Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro 24370-375, Brazil
+55 21 2710 2354
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Estrada General Eurico Gaspar Dutra | Jurujuba, Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro 24370-375, Brazil
+55 21 2710 2354
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Reviewed 3 August 2012

It is very nice place to visit, the construction is really fantastic and has a great museum. The views of Rio and Sugar Loaf from the Fort Santa Cruz is really special, they have there a nice restaurant and bar. The tour to this part...More

Thank MartaRIO
Reviewed 28 April 2012

The Santa Cruz Fortress was established by Villegaignon in 1555. He had to improvise a fort to defend the "Antarctica France". The fort was taken by Mem de Sá twelve years later. This fortress was expanded and became the main point of the defense of...More

2  Thank Carlosguide
Reviewed 4 July 2011

It should be in your to do list while visiting Niteroi, a beautiful city near Rio de Janeiro. The place is well looked after by the military and you also have a guided tour during your visit. You will then learn a bit about Brazil's...More

2  Thank FlavioNZBR
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