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Cinco Pontas Fort

Praca das Cinco Pontas s/n | Bairro de Sao Jose, Recife, State of Pernambuco 50020-500, Brazil
081 3355-9540
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Nice old fort near city center

Hard to get the full experience if you don't speak Portuguese, but I understand quite a bit and the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
HerouxFamily
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
historic place

a remarkable place from Netherland presence at Brazil. The fort survived to Portuguese Navy... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2015
dflopes
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Belem, PA
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10 Oct 2017
“Nice old fort near city center”
2 Jul 2015
“historic place ”
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Praca das Cinco Pontas s/n | Bairro de Sao Jose, Recife, State of Pernambuco 50020-500, Brazil
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Hard to get the full experience if you don't speak Portuguese, but I understand quite a bit and the guides were knowledgeable and enthusiastic. They also have a space with rotating exhibitions. When I was there, they had a show on the historic houses and...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

a remarkable place from Netherland presence at Brazil. The fort survived to Portuguese Navy pressure, being defeated only with ground incursion. It has parking inside.

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Reviewed 3 January 2013

Not to be missed, but unfortunately only a temporary one. Original maps, a movie of 9 minutes, lots of pictures and a documentary. More exhibitions will follow. Don't misinterpret the name 'City Museum.' You won't find here an overview of the history of Recife. But...More

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