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Pure culture

I recommend the visit. It is fast, but with a large of knwoledge and culture. You will learn about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
canimota
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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House where Zweig lived during his last few months in Brazil

If you have read any of Stefan Zweig's works you will be entranced by this museum located in the... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2016
Bahia123
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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“Pure culture”
6 Dec 2016
“House where Zweig lived during his last few months in Brazil”
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Rua Goncalves Dias 34, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 25655-122, Brazil
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 April 2015

The Casa Stefan Zeig is a beautiful and foreward-looking memorial, the house where the great author of the "world of yesterday" and his young wife lived in Brazilian exile and then took their own lives, in utter despair and "impatience of the heart". Situated in...More

1  Thank PIL-1
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Reviewed 24 December 2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend the visit. It is fast, but with a large of knwoledge and culture. You will learn about his life and the ending! The guides are very friendly. There is a small cafeteria in the back of the house.

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

If you have read any of Stefan Zweig's works you will be entranced by this museum located in the small bungalow where he and Lotte lived for their last months before committing joint suicide. There are photos, memorabilia, and his last "declaration" or will, on...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2015

The staff were lovely and helpful in answering questions. The informational videos were a good educational experience about the role of the Brazilian diplomats efforts to get Jewish people out of Europe in the early 1940's.

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Reviewed 20 July 2015

The small house, in which Stefan Zweig, and his wife Lotte, committed suicide during World War II is definitely worth a visit. If you are in Rio, you should try to take a day for a visit to Petropolis, perched high in the beautiful mountains...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 26 April 2015

The Casa Stefan Zeig is a beautiful and foreward-looking memorial, the house where the great author of the "world of yesterday" and his young wife lived in Brazilian exile and then took their own lives, in utter despair and "impatience of the heart". Situated in...More

1  Thank PIL-1
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