Museo do Indio



This magnificent museum, managed by the Fundaçâo Nacional do Índio (FUNAI), is dedicated to the Brazilian indigenous cultural heritage. It is estimated that in the Amazon basin and the border with Paraguay approximately 650,000 indigenous live in the area, belonging to 220 tribes. The Museu do Indio organizes long and short exposures of Guarani ethnic groups in the south of Brazil, or Oiapoque in the north. The garden shows, concerts and dance festivals.

Type: Building

Year built:1953

Address: Rua das Palmeiras 55, Botafogo 22270-070

Area: Botafogo, Gávea

Phone:+55 21 32148700

Opening times:9:00-17:30 Sat and Sun 13:00-17:00

Area of interest: Literature, History, Painting

Services: Museum

How to get there:
Closest station: Cobal do Humaitá LMetrô na s
Other stations: Botafogo LMetrô na s Botafogo LL1

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