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Imperial Museum

Rua da Imperatriz 220 | Centro, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 25610-320, Brazil
+55 24 2245-5550
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Rua da Imperatriz 220 | Centro, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 25610-320, Brazil
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+55 24 2245-5550
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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Fascinating insight into Brazilian Colonial history then it's indepence from Portugal and subsequent Imperial period. This palace was the summer home for Brazil's Emperor's and Imperial family, with others from Brazil's nobility having smaller summer mansions and palaces nearby. The Brazilian Imperial Crown and some...More

Thank colprimus
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Loved Don Pedros 2nd royal robes plus the diamond and gold crown plus Isabel wonderful gold quill she used to free the slaves of Brazil. Gave us a great insight into the Imperial family in a short time.

Thank MichelleLeamDuke
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The visit to the Imperial Palace was quick, but beautiful. Most tourists had to put slippers on over their shoes to protect the wooden floors and took them off to climb up to see the rooms on the second floor. The Imperial Palace is obviously...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 15 January 2017

A tour of this museum enables you to look at the way the Brazilian emperor and his family lived in the 19th century. This was the summer home, about an hour from Rio, in the cooler mountains.

Thank Karl2010
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The home of the Emperor of Brasil (Dom Pedro ll) Beautifully preserved and full of furniture etc from the time the Portuguese ruled Brasil. It is not just an empty building but filled with items from their reign. English explanations provided. You get to polish...More

Thank GeoffMills
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This museum has artifacts and pieces from the Imperial Era of Brazil. It is a walk through history up until the end of Imperial Brazil. Beautiful gardens surround the museum and a cafe is available for a sip of water or coffee. They require visitors...More

Thank the_arabian_traveler
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This lovely Palace is built to a smaller scale than most of the grand palaces of Europe. Built as a home rather than a show piece it has rooms on display as they might have been when the king lived here. Its easy to imagine...More

Thank goodtogethome
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Quite interesting if you are a passionate about history of Brazil Royalty, but please do not compare to Versailles or Sissi's Schonbrun Palace....

Thank FromCanada514
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The museum was really interesting and provided a great glimpse into how the imperial family lived BUT...you have to put on a pair of oversized slippers over your shoes and slide around on the floors. It seems they should be able to find a better...More

Thank anissa96
Reviewed 7 December 2016

When you enter the museum, you are given these oversized slippers which are next to impossible to keep on, the only way I found to do that was act as if you are skating. The museum is Ok but I have seen more interesting stately...More

Thank Ken H
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28 April 2017|
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R$ 10,00 a inteira
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