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Copacabana Fortress

Join the history and tradition that is still protected at the Copacabana Fortress.

Copacabana Fortress - Rio de Janeiro
Copacabana Fortress - Rio de Janeiro
Copacabana Fortress - Rio de Janeiro
Copacabana Fortress - Rio de Janeiro

The Copacabana Fortress is located on Praça Cel and was built in 1914 to reinforce the Guanabara Bay’s defense. A few years later, in 1922, it was scenario of the “Lieutenants’ Movement”, a Brazilian political movement. Check availability, prices and BOOK YOUR TOUR TO COPACABANA


Nowadays it integrates the Brazilian Army’s Historical Museum, thus part of the colonial heritage -such as collections of guns and military objects- is exhibited. Although the exhibition isn’t well accomplished, it is a must for those history lovers who travel to Rio

It opens from Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 am to 8 pm.

For more information about Copacabana Fortress or other attractions in Rio, check availability, prices and BOOK YOUR TOUR TO COPACABANA or contact us  and we will gladly send you further material about any subject of your interest. We will e-mail this information at no cost within 72 hours and it will be specific to your requirements.


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