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Memorial dos Povos Indíginas

Indigenous Peoples Memorial in BrasíliaBuilt in 1987, the Memorial of Indigenous Peoples was designed by Oscar Niemeyer in a spiral, referring to a round hut of the Yanomami Indians. The space has a building area of 2984.08 m2, with main access via a ramp. Aims to show the great diversity and richness of indigenous culture in a dynamic and alive. For this purpose, promotes several events with the presence and participation of indigenous representatives from different regions of the country. In the collection, there are pieces representing various tribes, including copies of the collection Darcy-Berta Galvan-especially the art of feather Vulture Kaapor; Yawalapiti of wooden benches, and Kuikuro Juruna, masks and musical instruments of the Upper Xingu and Amazon . Designed by Oscar Niemeyer in the form of round hut of the Yanomami Indians, the Memorial of Indigenous Peoples was built in 1987 with funding from the Bank of Brazil Foundation, on land donated by West TERRACAP in the Monumental Axis, Brasilia prime location. By its location and architectural importance, before opening as Memorial of Indigenous Peoples, the building was transformed into a museum of modern art and opened with an exhibition of Venezuelan artist Armando Reveron. Distressed over the loss of the building, indigenous leaders, supported by several representatives of Brasilia, including intellectuals, artists and other supporters of the cause, began the long campaign to regain space. The shamans made ​​their "prayers" to protect the site and prevent its operation until the building was re-designated as Indian museum. Open to the public daily, Memorial strives today hold regular exhibitions, events and presentations Indians. The summit schedule is always the Indian Day (April 19), which every year is celebrated with a week of varied activities, with special exhibitions, lectures, presentations and many visits. Address: Monumental Axis West Buriti Square, opposite the Memorial JK. Visiting hours: Tuesday to Friday, 9am to 18h and Sundays, and holidays from 10am to 18pm. Free admission. Phone: (61) 3342-1157 / 3344-1154 / 3342-1156 http://www.sc.df.gov.br/?sessao=conteudo&idSecao=96&titulo=MEMORIAL-DOS-POVOS-INDIGENAS E-mail: mpi@sc.df.gov.br

Memorial dos Povos Indíginas SCE

Coleção dos artefatos reunida durante mais de meio século de pesquisa pelos antropólogos Berta e Darcy Ribeiro. Eixo Monumental, em frente ao Memorial JK.
Tel. 2233760. Em reforma.


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Activities near to Memorial dos Povos Indíginas


Memorial JK (sightseeing) - Built in honor of the founder of the city and inaugurated on September 12, 1981, is to highlight the pedestal of the statue with 28 meters of Juscelino, written by Honorius Peçanha. The decor and interior lighting create a magical and sober environment. In Mortuary Chamber, a circular room 10 meters in diameter, are the remains of Juscelino Kubitschek, the track jacket and presidential and other objects of the founder of the city...
Address: Memorial JK,Aesn, Brasília, DF, Brasil
Distance: 0.00km from the Memorial dos Povos Indíginas
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Bay Park (activity) - One of the biggest water parks in the Midwest, the Bay Park was inaugurated on October 12, 2000. Is it located close to the Alvorada Palace, beside the former ballroom Marina Hall (Current Opera Hall). The area displays a total area of ​​60,000 m², with capacity for 2,000 people a day. It has 5 million recycled and treated water and 10 attractions for all ages in a beautiful area with tree planting and waterfalls. This water pa...
Address: Park Aquático Bay Park e Garden Hall SHTN trecho 02 Conjunto 05 s/n Brasília - DF
Distance: 0.00km from the Memorial dos Povos Indíginas
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Parque Nacional de Brasilia (park) - Brasília National Park – Mineral Water has two swimming pools of running mineral water which are the main attractions of Parque Nacional de Brasília, better known as Água Mineral. Soon after the inauguration of Brasília, an agreement between the Ministry of Agriculture and Companhia Urbanizadora da Nova Capital (Novacap) allowed for the creation of a nursery, where today part of Parque Nacional is, dedicated to the city’s a...
Address: Parque Nacional de Brasília Via Épia, Rodovia BR 450 Km, 8,5, Asa Norte - Brasília - DF
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Brasileiro de Contabilidade Museum (museum) - Máquinas de mecanografia e de calcular, mobiliário e publicações. Conselho Federal de Contabilidade SAS - quadra 5, lote 3, bloco J   Phone: 314-9600 Aberto de segunda a sexta, das 13,00 às 16,30hs.
Address: Setor de Autarquias Sul Quadra 05 Lote 3, Brasília DF
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Cabana Bar e Restaurante is a Brazilian restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Memorial dos Povos Indíginas and can be found at Cls 315 Bloco D, s/n

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Pão Brasil is a Bakery restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Memorial dos Povos Indíginas and can be found at Scls 114 Bloco C, s/n

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New China is a Chinese restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Memorial dos Povos Indíginas and can be found at Scls 114 Bloco A, s/n

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Belini is a Italian restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Memorial dos Povos Indíginas and can be found at Cls 113 Bloco D, s/n

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