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Itamaraty Palace

Closed Now: 09:00 - 11:00, 14:00 - 17:00
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Beautiful view!

Yesterday night ! I was driving across the esplanada dos ministérios to see the pink lights on the... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Orlando, Florida
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beautiful to look at

An aesthetically very pleasing sight in Brasilia is the 'Palacio Itamaraty', already from the... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Zurich, Switzerland
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Designed by Oscar Niemeyer and inaugurated in 1970, Itamaraty Palace is the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. During the design conception, Ambassador Wladimir Murtinho was in charge of informing the architect about the needs that had...more
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Esplanada dos Ministerios Bloco H | Bloco H, Brasilia, Federal District 70170-900, Brazil
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Yesterday night ! I was driving across the esplanada dos ministérios to see the pink lights on the buildings ( supporting the pink October and the breast cancer awareness) . The Itamaraty Palace was truly espetacular! Brasilia at this place in October evenings! Truly recommended!...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

An aesthetically very pleasing sight in Brasilia is the 'Palacio Itamaraty', already from the exterior. Due to the many arches, which surround the square building, it is also called 'Palacio dos Arcos'. It belongs to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and gets mainly used as...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank saronic
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The building is the headquarters of the Ministry of External Relations and Foreign Affairs of Brazil. It is located in the national capital of Brasília and it was designed by architect Oscar Niemeyer and inaugurated on April 21, 1970.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SinceWed
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We visited the Itamar Palace just from the outside and during the day so I guess is much more interesting at night when it is illuminated.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

If you are walking in the area, you may want to take the time to see this unique building from where the foreign affairs of Brazil are conducted.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Colesterol
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, I was not abke to go in since I visited very late at night. However, this place is beautifully lit at night!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Miguel E
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Brasilia itself is beautiful and Itamaraty's Palace could be consider one of the top building to visit. Project by Niemeyer, it helds great art pieces and a lot of history. A must visit place!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Patriciaacioli
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

It’s well worth emailing the palace to arrange a tour and get to look inside this true architectural masterpiece. The spaces inside were as beautiful as the outside including this buildings features and rooftop garden. I took so many photos. I joined some diplomats on...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank TheWanderBoy
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Really beutifuly architected complex,from the inside aswell as the outside.Inside you can see some exhibits like statues,sculptures etc.Make sure you get a guide,otherwise you wont get the needed informations about it,.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MancheH
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

The decorations and artwork available is great! Many statues, paintings and tapestries. The hanging gardens are fabulous! We took a guided tour, the guide was great and very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Thiago R
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