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Museu Casa de Benjamin Constant

Rua Monte Alegre 255 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20240-192, Brazil
(21) 3970-1177
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Great historical value

The house of Benjamin Constant, a "founding father of the Republic", is a very well preserved... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2016
Roxolana7
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Moscow, Russia
1880s Home and furniture tour

Admission is R$2 per person. Free on Sundays. This was the home of Benjamin Constant "Founder of... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2013
Caroline D
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Atlanta, Georgia
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18 Jan 2016
“Great historical value”
2 Apr 2013
“1880s Home and furniture tour”
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Rua Monte Alegre 255 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20240-192, Brazil
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

The house of Benjamin Constant, a "founding father of the Republic", is a very well preserved collection of the personal belongings, photos, furniture of Constant's family. Although a museum needs some investment, it gives you a good impression of those days. The garden is great...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2013

Admission is R$2 per person. Free on Sundays. This was the home of Benjamin Constant "Founder of the Brazilian Republic." He was also known as a military man, an engineer, and teacher. The Brazilian federal institution in charge of the preservation of national monuments has...More

3  Thank Caroline D
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Santa Teresa
Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local
artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this
neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors
can now stroll through this area to view magnificent
mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th
century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a
former mansion turned museum which houses works by
prominent Brazilian modern artists.
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