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Address: Rua Forte Sao Diogo, s/n | Porto da Barra, Salvador, State of Bahia 40130-170, Brazil
Phone Number: (71) 3320-1999
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Unexpected Suprise

Near to where we are staying, the fort was free entry on a festival day but would have paid to go in just to see the interactive museum pieces upstairs in the exhibition area... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 October 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Near to where we are staying, the fort was free entry on a festival day but would have paid to go in just to see the interactive museum pieces upstairs in the exhibition area. Interactive digital displays (all in Portuguese) with good review of the history. A hidden gem in Salvador, rest if the fort allows view of the lovely... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2012

It was constructed in the middle of a hill called Morro de Santo Antônio, at the right side of Porto da Barra beach, in the end of the XVI century. Besides being a historical attraction, this fort is an important center of leisure for both inhabitants and visitors.

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