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Casa-Museu Magdalena & Gilberto Freyre

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Address: Rua dois Irmaos, 320 | Apipucos, Recife, State of Pernambuco 52071-440, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 81 3441 1733
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For Gilberto Freyre fans

For folks familiar with Gilberto Freyre and his contributions, this is a great place to go. The place was his home for several years and there you can see where he did his... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 June 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015

For folks familiar with Gilberto Freyre and his contributions, this is a great place to go. The place was his home for several years and there you can see where he did his writings as well as the gardens that he cultivated. A small bookstore sells his books.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2014

We visited this little pearl in Recife and were lucky to have a first-class guide to take us through the life of Freyre - grazie Mateus!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2012 via mobile

Beautiful house and grounds not too far from the Recife urban area. The house is frozen in time, with elements varying from the 50s or earlier, up to the late 80s. Nice guided tour and trip to memory lane. Access is a bit difficult, one has to be patient with the property's gates, but it is a very pitoresque site,... More 

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