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After reading the rave reviews we decided to spend an afternoon in what some say is the best museum in South-America. The grounds and the buildings were okay, but the ‘art’ collection didn’t come close to collections put together by professionals in internationally renowned museums....More
In addition to the very interesting expositions of art, culture, paintings, well reproduced pieces of the XIX century mostly European, the surrounding gardens and outdoors is so pleasant providing a very calm effect.
This is a very exquisite place well worthy spend time to admire...More
In the outskirkts of Recife, at its "Várzea" quarter, a medieval castle will catch your attention! This is "Instituto Ricardo Brennand". All those that are fanatic by collecting and collections would go crazy at the castle! Mr. Ricardo Brennand collects just about everything! It is...More
Really impressive privet collection, there are pictures, weapons, sculptors.. Most of the signs are just in Portuguese so if you don't know Portuguese I really recommend to take an audio guid, really helpful. I spend there two and a half hours and it wasn't enough...More
Enjoyed a leisurely afternoon in the park and museum of the Instituto Ricardo Brennand - well maintained, green, oasis of rest. Several buildings with an interesting collection. Most impressive part is the collection of the Dutch painter Frans Post - commissioned by Maurits van Nassau...More