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Cultural Centre of the Peoples of the Amazon

Praca Francisco Pereira da Silva, s/n | Crespo, Manaus, State of Amazonas, Brazil
(92) 2125-5300
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An opportunity to see good quality indigenous art

This museum is free and it holds a very good collection of indigenous artistic artefacts. If you... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
aureolgneto
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Curitiba, PR
Amazon People Center - Very instructive

I live in Sao Paulo but use to fly very often to Manaus for business. On my last visit to there for... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2015
Moris A
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Tue-Fri 8.30am-5pm, Sun 4pm-9pm
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
18 Jul 2017
“An opportunity to see good quality indigenous art”
28 Nov 2015
“Amazon People Center - Very instructive”
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Praca Francisco Pereira da Silva, s/n | Crespo, Manaus, State of Amazonas, Brazil
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(92) 2125-5300
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

This museum is free and it holds a very good collection of indigenous artistic artefacts. If you are even slightly interested in anthropology, history or Brazil in general, i think you will enjoy it very much. The museum is not very big, in less then...More

Thank aureolgneto
Reviewed 28 November 2015

I live in Sao Paulo but use to fly very often to Manaus for business. On my last visit to there for the first time I took some time to visit the Cultural Center of the Amazonian People which is basically a museum. I found...More

Thank Moris A
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Good to visit if you want to know more about the backgrounds of the people living at or around the Amazone

Thank Theo v
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

I learned a lot about the people who live in and from the Amazon and Rio Negro. A very complete museum where you can feel the Amazon way. Outside the museum yiu can find even working places and houses from the Amazon people. Yoy can...More

Thank Blacksheep013
Reviewed 16 August 2014

It was training the day we went so my opinion could be slightly off. It felt a little like a faded 70's zoo with a few sad tatty side shows along the way. The Indios village was a couple of old palm leaved sheds selling...More

Thank Noname08
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This is a museum which could offer so much and yet looks sparse and thrown together. One small floor is dedicated to an explorer who collected artifacts from native tribes while down below there is a large round conference hall and in the middle is...More

1  Thank Faience44
Reviewed 14 January 2014

They have the personal library of the anthropologist that was born and raised in Manaus. That made the best discoveries of the indigenous life of the Amazons and many other areas dedicated to the different tribes of the area.

Thank Maritza G
Reviewed 12 August 2013

I was disappointed that there was no explanation in English. I would have liked to have known the period to which all the displays belonged. collected

Thank Susie3416
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Very knowledgable staff that are anxious to promote visiting the Amazon HIgh quality craft varíes from lintel sculpture, to very unusual pottery, to furniture and clothing.

Thank malagamarie
Reviewed 14 April 2012

A spaceous and well prepared spot where you can learn about the way peolpe live around the meny river banks in Amazon

Thank wladfb
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