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Pinacotheca Benedicto Calixto

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Address: Avenida Bartolomeu de Gusmao 15, Santos, State of Sao Paulo 11045-400, Brazil
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A lovely art museum in a impressive art noveau house

One of the last houses by the sea houses a small museum but also offers concerts and talks on a varieta of subjects art-related. The house itself is worth a visit and it also has... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Darmstadt, Germany
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Darmstadt, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

One of the last houses by the sea houses a small museum but also offers concerts and talks on a varieta of subjects art-related. The house itself is worth a visit and it also has lovely gardens.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Great to spend an hour or so, the gardens are pretty. It's fun to see the traveling exhibits & get a little history lesson as well!

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Hunt, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2013

This grand old beach mansion has been restored beautifully after years of neglect. Congratulations to those responsible! Of course the exhibits change but this painter is exceptional and the works showed beautifully in the space.

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Santos, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2013

modern, retro, expressionismo or simple art to fell.....to see, to wondering, a place to learn, to hear good music, to met peoples and to enjoy the nature , to visit the beautiful White and Old House of Calixto and others families and their history...

Thank klmfm
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2012

The house was built in the early 1900's belonged to different families and was used on different purposes. I love to go to that house becaus, in a way, it reminds me of my granparents' home. The paintings of the Pinacotecaare worth seeing because they show Santos as it used to be over 100 years ago. It is very pleasant... More 

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37 reviews
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Reviewed 25 April 2012

Definitively a Must See place, no entrance fee, excellent art, pictures and objects, in a XIX century house, rigth in front of the beach.

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