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Military Museum

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Address: Rua dos Andradas 630 | Centro, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90020-002, Brazil
Phone Number: (51) 3220-6366
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Tue-Thu 10am-4pm, Fri 9am-12pm, Sat-Sun 1.30pm-5pm

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Perfect for kids, but nice for all ages!

First of all the place is very well organized, conservated and clean. The staff is kind and they really know explain about the tanks used during the war. The first room shows some... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 April 2016
Danimv
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Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ
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Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

First of all the place is very well organized, conservated and clean. The staff is kind and they really know explain about the tanks used during the war. The first room shows some slides (available in english too) about the history that involves the participation of Brazil in the second world war. Then there are some tanks exposed, where you... More 

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Porto Alegre, RS
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

We occasionally found this museum while walking in "Rua da Praia (dos Andradas)". It has a nice, but small, exposition.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2014

This small free museum is located in downtown Porto Alegre; we just happened to walk by it on our way to lunch (it's near the Bahia-style church, Nossa Senhora das Dores). We just walked through the turnstyle and there lay about 10 authentic Brazilian tanks in front of us, ready to walk around and some even get inside / on-top... More 

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Waldo A, Gerente at Military Museum, responded to this review
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O Museu Militar do Comando Militar do Sul agradece a sua avaliação e as observações formuladas que nos estimula a,... More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014

A very good museum, not very large, but a nice assortment of weapons, uniforms, pictures, documents and vehicles, including armoured ones. You can even enter some of them, including tanks. Even if you don't like the subject, it is a good visit.

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Prezado visitante o Museu Militar agradece a sua valiosa colaboração acerca da sua visita a nossa Instituição Museal e que... More 

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