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Museu Geologico da Bahia

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Don't miss the 2 art deco bathrooms on the first floor and the illustrated story of the Bedongó Meteorite

Most of the information is in Portuguese, with some very basic texts in English. But stone lovers... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2012
Veleiro
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Dunkirk, France
A great little museum

Worth the time for rock hounds. All descriptions in Portuguese, but a wonderful exhibit all the same

Reviewed 20 July 2018
CarolynA924
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19 Jul 2018
“A great little museum”
29 Jun 2017
“Nice little museum for stone lovers”
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Worth the time for rock hounds. All descriptions in Portuguese, but a wonderful exhibit all the same

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CarolynA924
Reviewed 29 June 2017

If you like rocks and crystals in particular, you will enjoy this small museum dedicated to the subject. Entry is free. Walk around, take some photos of a crystal or two. The pink quartz rock wall at the back is beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 21 November 2015

Located in Corredor da Victoria neighbor tree-lined streets walking distance from 3 other museums and 4 galleries I love gemstones and rocks so I really enjoy this museum

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank africanmatrix
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Most of the information is in Portuguese, with some very basic texts in English. But stone lovers won't have a problem with all of this. There's a beautiful story about the transportation in 1888, ordered by the Emperor of the Bedongó Meteorite to Rio de...More

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Veleiro
Reviewed 4 May 2012

Interesting that besides a geologic museum of the region, its cine location is one within the art circuit in Salvador.

Date of experience: February 2012
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