Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi

Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: 462 - Av. Gov. Magalhães Barata, 328 - São Brás, Belém - PA, 66060-281, Brazil, Belem
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +55-9131823240
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids

Established in 1866 with the intent of being a research institution, an increasingly rich and diverse collection of botanical and zoological specimens led to this place becoming a museum. It has about 4.5 million specimens, covering the sciences of botany, zoology, archaeology, ethnography, linguistics, palaeontology, and the mineral sciences. The ethnographic collection, formed mostly of donations over the years, has about 15000 items covering 119 Amazonian tribes, and is greatly treasured.

The 5.4 hectare museum here is ties to two other bodies of the same organisation: a research campus on the outskirts of the city, and the Ferreira Penna scientific station in the Caxiuanã national forest.

  • Park: Tuesday – Sunday: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Library: Tuesday – Friday: 9am – 12 am and 1pm – 5 pm
  • Museum: Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays: 9am-3pm

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  • Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi Address: 462 - Av. Gov. Magalhães Barata, 328 - São Brás, Belém - PA, 66060-281, Brazil, Belem
  • Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi Contact Number: +55-9131823240
  • Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi Price: Free
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  • 59.65% of people who visit Belem include Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi in their plan

  • 46.15% of people start their Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi

People normally club together Praca Da Republica and Teatro Da Paz while planning their visit to Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi.

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  • Great place to go there and learn a lot about the nature.

  • Not just a museum, but a huge botanical garden-like facility with wildlife roaming free about the park, and animals rescued from the region. Hundreds-year-old trees, two leopards, one giant alligator and two smaller ones (but still huge), aquarium, serpents den, turtles, and giant otters. The museum is also a research facility and has other campuses deep in the Amazon jungle where they offer graduate courses and research facilities. The museum now has a coffee shop and a souvenir store where people can buy arts and crafts handmade by local artists.

  • you will face a samplr of the amazonian forest! 100% recommand to visit

  • An amazing museum with a very close contact to the nature!

  • Important and historical natural life park at Belém. Excelent place to bring kids.

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