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Xingu Museum

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Xingu Museum & adjacent PontoSolidario gift shop.

The "Yellow House" at Rua José Maria Lisboa 838 has on permanent display the small but magnificent... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Santa Cruz, California
Fascinating museum off the beaten path

I found this museum thanks to Trip Advisor. It's tucked in the back of a building and not easy to... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2016
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11 May 2017
“Xingu Museum & adjacent PontoSolidario gift shop.”
6 Apr 2016
“Fascinating museum off the beaten path”
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Rua Jose Maria Lisboa 838 | Jardins, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01423-002, Brazil
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

The "Yellow House" at Rua José Maria Lisboa 838 has on permanent display the small but magnificent collection of Indian artifacts from the middle reaches of the Rio Xingu (a southern tributary of the Amazon) that was assembled between the 1960s & 1990s by the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

I found this museum thanks to Trip Advisor. It's tucked in the back of a building and not easy to find without advance notice. Very interesting pieces from native tribes of Brazil's Amazon region. It's well worth a visit and not very big, so it...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

The Xingu Museum is one of the jewels of. Culture springs, see the art of the natives is something that enchants and excites.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank bmgimenes
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Where is the musuem? Oh, sorry it closes early on Friday at 11:30 am. No signs for any museum, but a great gimmick to get you into their store. I feel bamboozled and think tripadviser reviews are by their friends. End of the list of...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank ABHennessey
Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

Aparantly they have statues crafted by native indians on display, which indian women necer see during their entire life, due to ancient traditions! The museum has a little shop and serves coffee - charming, small and interesting.

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Reviewed 19 September 2013

Great place. Great collection of indigenous art. Good place to visit for a cultural experience and great atmosphere! Good coffee place and brazilian handcrafts.

Date of experience: September 2013
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Located just below important Paulista Avenue, Jardins
is the junction of four smaller neighbourhoods: Jardim
Paulista, Jardim América, Jardim Europa and Jardim
Paulistano. It is an upper-class area, offering a
variety of things to do, including shopping, museums
and parks. The neighbourhood is well known for “Oscar
Freire”– the most luxurious street in the city, packed
with high-end boutiques. In Jardins you will also find
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