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Cultural Centre of the Peoples of the Amazon

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Amazon People Center - Very instructive

I live in Sao Paulo but use to fly very often to Manaus for business. On my last visit to there for... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2015
Moris A
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Sao Paulo, SP
Insight into Amazonian traditional cultures

Outstanding collection of traditional Amazonian artifacts in Museu do Homen do Norte - volunteer... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
mscarpenter2018
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Durban, South Africa
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1 Jun 2018
“Insight into Amazonian traditional cultures”
18 Jul 2017
“An opportunity to see good quality indigenous art”
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Tue-Fri 8.30am-5pm, Sun 4pm-9pm
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Praca Francisco Pereira da Silva, s/n | Crespo, Manaus, State of Amazonas, Brazil
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(92) 2125-5300
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

This is a museum which could offer so much and yet looks sparse and thrown together. One small floor is dedicated to an explorer who collected artifacts from native tribes while down below there is a large round conference hall and in the middle is...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Outstanding collection of traditional Amazonian artifacts in Museu do Homen do Norte - volunteer guide Ernani was really enthusiastic and knowledgeable

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

This museum is free and it holds a very good collection of indigenous artistic artefacts. If you are even slightly interested in anthropology, history or Brazil in general, i think you will enjoy it very much. The museum is not very big, in less then...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2015

I live in Sao Paulo but use to fly very often to Manaus for business. On my last visit to there for the first time I took some time to visit the Cultural Center of the Amazonian People which is basically a museum. I found...More

Thank Moris A
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Good to visit if you want to know more about the backgrounds of the people living at or around the Amazone

Thank Theo v
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

I learned a lot about the people who live in and from the Amazon and Rio Negro. A very complete museum where you can feel the Amazon way. Outside the museum yiu can find even working places and houses from the Amazon people. Yoy can...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2014

It was training the day we went so my opinion could be slightly off. It felt a little like a faded 70's zoo with a few sad tatty side shows along the way. The Indios village was a couple of old palm leaved sheds selling...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2014

This is a museum which could offer so much and yet looks sparse and thrown together. One small floor is dedicated to an explorer who collected artifacts from native tribes while down below there is a large round conference hall and in the middle is...More

1  Thank Faience44
Reviewed 15 January 2014

They have the personal library of the anthropologist that was born and raised in Manaus. That made the best discoveries of the indigenous life of the Amazons and many other areas dedicated to the different tribes of the area.

Thank Maritza G
Reviewed 13 August 2013

I was disappointed that there was no explanation in English. I would have liked to have known the period to which all the displays belonged. collected

Thank Susie3416
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Very knowledgable staff that are anxious to promote visiting the Amazon HIgh quality craft varíes from lintel sculpture, to very unusual pottery, to furniture and clothing.

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