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Cinco Pontas Fort

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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
Malia H
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
historic place

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

Reviewed 2 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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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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Malia H
Reviewed 2 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.

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 2 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

Date of experience: January 2013
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