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Palacio Rio Negro

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Address: Avenida 7 de Setembro 1546, Manaus, State of Amazonas, Brazil
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US$160.00*
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Private Tour: Manaus Overview City and Meeting of the Waters
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US$78.98*
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Manaus City Sightseeing Tour
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Private Tour: Manaus Historic City

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A pity it was closed!

This beautiful Palacio is in the same area as the Teatro Amazonas and can be reached just as easily. However, the disappointing aspect is that it was not open the day we visited... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
mccorquinn
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Gold Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful Palacio is in the same area as the Teatro Amazonas and can be reached just as easily. However, the disappointing aspect is that it was not open the day we visited. The exterior shows a grandiose sense of worth and importance, redflecting cthe immense wealth generaqtede during the rubber boom of the 1880s-1890s, hence the profusion of sweepiing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely worth going to see - at least the outside. I was there too late to get inside, but it's worth going to check out, even if you have to take pictures through the gate. It's surrounded by some parks that are kinda fun to see too.

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Thank Kate M
Boca Raton, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Interesting and well maintained building. Totally open to the public and provides a taste of some history. Interesting, but not a must see.

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Thank george s
Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

This is a great opportunity to see the magnitude of wellness in Manaus during rubber boom. Interesting visit. Check visit schedule since it is a most see an it is close Sunday and Mondayand after 2pm.

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Thank gabymassiel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

its a great place to start your tour day. the rooms are full of artifacts from the rubber baron days and the early days of the republic. What a great place to tour.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

The most beautiful part of this building in my opinion, were the beautiful stairs that was built in this house. It was my understanding that the wood was cut in the Amazon, shipped to Portugal, the stairs built in Portugal, then shipped back to the residence to be installed. The logistical implication, coupled with the exactness of measurements to create... More 

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Sussex
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

If you have to tour Manaus to fill in time, or are fascinated by rubber baron lifestyle endure a visit, or sit it out in the garden terrace at the back of the house.

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Manaus, AM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Located in the city center of Manaus, the palace functions nowadays as an exibition vennue. Beautiful and full of history, it is a must see in the city.

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Marlboro, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This was a beautiful building on the outside, but there was not much to see inside. Go, if you have the chance, but it you miss it, no worries...

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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

It was originally the house of a Rubber Baron, of German origin. The house was strategically located near the Rio Negro. From there he exported the rubber to Hamburg. Due to the crisis, decline of the rubber prices, he gave this house as a guarantee for a loan. Due the First World War, he was unable to trade with Germany.... More 

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