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Museu Historico e Artistico do Maranhao

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Neighbourhood: City Center
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Address: Rua do Sol 302, Sao Luis, State of Maranhao 65020-590, Brazil
Phone Number:
(98) 3218-9922 
09:00 - 17:30
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nice view of an house of 19th century

the museum is a very nice preserved house of a rich family of Sao Luiz. It is well organized and the guide is amazing extremely prepared on historic subjects! If something can be... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Giuseppe P
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the museum is a very nice preserved house of a rich family of Sao Luiz. It is well organized and the guide is amazing extremely prepared on historic subjects! If something can be improved it is probably the garden. Unfortunately part of the museum was not accessible, but still the best historic place we have seen in town.

Thank Giuseppe P
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I love to learn about the history of the city that I'm visiting. Besides the bright colors and the view I enjoy going into the different types of museum learning about the history of this beautiful city

Arvada, Colorado
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The old town of São Luis is a must do. Very interesting and lots to see and do. Recommend a guided tour to get all the rich history

Thank DingoPaint
London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

This beautifully restored and maintained mansion is well worth a visit, and the lady who guided us round spoke excellent English and was very generous with her time. It really helped bring to life the history of the house and the area. The only note of caution is to be careful getting there and away, as it is not in... More 

Thank BrockleyPhil
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent museum and excellent environment. It's needing good and exciting guides, since the ones I've been with, they're. Nothing I'll say that I don't want you

Thank Dimitri L
Munich, Germany
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

museum very interesting and beautiful. With lots of information and digital media. a longer time to see everything you need. However the tour was not good and with a lazy guide and did not give much information or answer our questions.

Thank barbaraschall
Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2012

We spent 1,5 hours inside and didn´t get very excited. They got some interesting stuffs from colonization time, but this kind of places do need good guides to make you feel the history on your skin. Unfortunately, that was not my case.. the guide was slow and didn´t pass the emotion through her speech. You pay R$ 10,00 or R$... More 

Thank MoXila

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