Famous Museums in Manaus

The museums in Manaus give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Manaus with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Manaus. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Manaus.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Manaus.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Manaus:

  1. Museu Do Seringal Vila Paraiso

    Museum, Walking Area

    The museum represents the lifestyle of a rubber plantation owner and his bounded labourers. Although built as a movie set, the museum showcases the operating system of the rubber plantation. Take a walk along the premises while the guided tour astounds you of an era completely neglected by the world.
  2. Centro Cultural Palacio Rio Negro

    Art And Culture, Museum, Landmark, Historical Site

    Another astounding landmark that is resplendent with the prosperity the rubber boom bought with it, the Palacio Rio Negro was the home of a German rubber baron which later became the official residence of the governor. Today, this huge palace is one of the best cultural centres of the region. With ample of rooms to spare, most of them have been converted to small museums while the rest still ha...Read more
  3. Centro Cultural Dos Povos Da Amazonia

    Specialty Museum

    The cultural highlight of Manaus, the Centro Cultural dos Povos de Amazonia is a complex housing a museum which showcases exhibits and artefacts of indigenous groups of Amazon. The complex also accommodates a film-screening room and a huge arena used for festivals and events. Do try to visit during a film-screening here. The Museum is however, a tourist favourite!
  4. Museu Do Indio

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    Museu Do Indio

    Art And Culture, Religious Site, Museum

    The Museu do Indio in Manaus is the biggest and well detailed museums on the indigenous residents of Brazil. Run by a convent of Salesian Sisters, the museum is spread over 6 rooms and does a fantastic job of presenting the social hierarchy and culture of the Indians. Their hunting gear, clothes, ritual paraphernalia and photographs, etc are just some of the artifacts that help the visitors to ...Read more
  5. Usina Chamine

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    Usina Chamine

    Art And Culture, Museum, Entertainment, Performance

    If for nothing else, visit the Usine Chamine for its architecture. Designed to function as a sewage treatment plant, the Usina Chamine found itself another use- a museum that caters to the five senses. An innovative museum for its kind, staying true to its tagline, every essential sense is put to use to enhance your experience. For example, you can hear a couple of Amazonian recordings, watch d...Read more
  6. Museu Amazonico

    4.5 (163 Votes)
    Museu Amazonico


    If you love the tribal history of the indigenous tribes of the Amazon or are simply a history buff who loves to learn about cultures, practices and rituals, then the MuseuAmazonico is your holy grail! Highlights Include: Pottery relics Matis and Maku hunting tools Costumes and masks used for rituals by indigenous tribes The museum is a must if you want to get one step closer to Amazon’s...Read more
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