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Museum of the Japanese Immigration

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It’s very nice museum. You can see a lot of things that Japan’s people brought to Brazil and... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Belo Horizonte, MG
Exceeding expectations

Dropped by during my off hours of my business trip, but this place was way better than I expected... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
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14 Jul 2018
Tue-Sun 1.30pm-5.30pm
Rua Sao Joaquim 381 | Liberdade, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01508-900, Brazil
(11) 3209-5465
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

It’s very nice museum. You can see a lot of things that Japan’s people brought to Brazil and helped our development.It is worth visiting very much.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Dropped by during my off hours of my business trip, but this place was way better than I expected. Had detailed audio program, the machinery might be a bit old, but with all these old video and photos seems precious and interesting. Non-Portuguese speaker is...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank hirohiro2525
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Even if you are not directly related to Japanese living in Brazil or their ancestors, you might find this museum of interest. Although mostly in Japanese and Spanish, there is some limited English language information available, too. There are some great visual displays of early...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

A nice museum to learn about the history of Japanese immigrants in Brazil. Located in the neighborhood of Liberty, worth knowing.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank bmgimenes
Reviewed 16 March 2013

The museum is located in Liberdade district (the oriental area in Sao Paulo). Firstly, arriving in front of the address of the museum, I was surprised because the museum is located on 8th floor of a building (If I`m not mistaken), and 2 more floors....More

Date of experience: March 2013
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As the largest Japanese community outside of Japan,
Liberdade offers a variety of shops with Asian
products and restaurants with diverse Asian cuisines.
Liberdade is a world unto its own - you may forget you
are in São Paulo. The streets are decorated with red
lamps and there are various markets. On the weekends,
there is a great street fair at Liberdade Square,
starting right by the subway entrance. The Oriental
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