Inside Brazil's Museu Nacional

Rediscover the collection before the fire in 2018

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Museu Nacional

The legacy of the Museu Nacional

"It is important to stress that the Museu Nacional, despite having lost a significant part of its collection, has not lost its ability to generate knowledge!"Alexander Kellner, Director of the Museu Nacional

"Our teams are still mobilized in efforts to safeguard pieces of our collections... hundreds of other pieces are being analyzed and recovered."Roberto Leher, Rector of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Before the fire: Rediscover collection highlights

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Discover thousands of years of Brazilian and global heritage

The Museu Nacional in 360˚

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The Museu Nacional

"The Museu Nacional lives on!"Alexander Kellner, Director of the Museu Nacional

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