Geographic and Historical Institute

Description: Opened in July 2, 1923, on the occasion of the centenary celebration of the Independence of Bahia. It houses treasures of ethnology, folklore, art gallery and decorations of significant figures prominently in the history and culture of Brazil. Admission: Free

Hours: Mon-Fri from 13h to 18h.
Address: Av 7 September
District: St. Peter
Cep: 40060-001

http://www.salvadortur.com.br/museus/

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Address: Instituto Geográfico E Histórico Dois de Julho, Salvador - BA

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Activities near to Geographic and Historical Institute


Centro Cultural Correios (theater) - Salvador Cultural CenterThe Cultural Center is located in Post Office Square Anchieta, corner of Rua Inacio Acioli in Pelourinho, Salvador Historical Center. The building is adjacent to the Assembly of the Church of St. Francis and his Order and the Third Cruise of San Francisco, where this group forms a landscape of unique historical and artistic value and privileged.Check the schedule of the CCC / Salvador. The building of the ...
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Lapinha Festival (festival) - Festival of the Kings or LapinhaDate: January 6.Tradition of Catholic origin, symbolizes the visit of the Magi to the Infant Jesus. midnight of January 5, suits, ranches and pastors of kings, through the streets of the Historic Center, with its flashy clothing fabrics embellished with beads, and follow the Magi to a crib built by the faithful in the Church Lapinha, the square of the same name, where a crowd has fun with music, typical f...
Address: Instituto Geografico E Historico Dois de Julho, Salvador, BA, Brazil
Distance: 0.01km from the Geographic and Historical Institute
Lapinha Festival
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Distance: 0.32km from the Geographic and Historical Institute
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Restaurants near to Geographic and Historical Institute


Acarajé da Raquel is a Northeast Brazilian restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Geographic and Historical Institute and can be found at Largo Dois de Julho, s/n

McDonald´s - Lapa is a Hamburgers restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Geographic and Historical Institute and can be found at Rua Portão da Piedade, 155

McDonald's is one of the largest fast-food world and is present in all regions of Brazil, with about 1,200 stores. For children over what is successful is the Happy Meal with hamburger, fries, soda and a surprise gift. As for the grown older one of the most requested is the traditional Big Mc, with two burgers, lettuce, cheese, special sa

Culture Crepe is a International restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Geographic and Historical Institute and can be found at Av. Sete de setembro, 401

Pastelândia is a Brazilian Pastry restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Geographic and Historical Institute and can be found at R. Conselheiro Junqueira Aires, 8


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