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Supremo Tribunal Federal

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By the Praça dos Tres Poderes, the square of the Three Powers, are the buildings, all designed by... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Zurich, Switzerland

Awesome place to visit specially when you work as a lawyer, judge and the like, since it's the... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2016
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

By the Praça dos Tres Poderes, the square of the Three Powers, are the buildings, all designed by Oscar Niemeyer, where they are housed: The Legislative (Congresso Nacional), the Executive (Palacio de Planalto) and the Judiciary (Supremo Tribunal Federal). the court building is the smallest...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Awesome place to visit specially when you work as a lawyer, judge and the like, since it's the highest Brazilian court! I loved visiting!

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

This building, again designed by Oscar Niemeyer, is probably the most important building in Brazil. It is housing the Supreme Court which is even able to judge the president and its government.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

A very majestic building housing the judiciary and next to it are the other buildings for the support staff. Well spread out. Need a car to see it all.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

This is a free guided tour on Brazilian Supreme Court , it's definitely worth it . 20 minutes with guides that have good knowledge of the facilities . Take your time and see the history .

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank PrettoMauricio
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Brasilia is full of great architectural building as you stand looking at this building you are surrounded in a large square of lots of architectural wonders

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

The Federal Supreme Court of Brazil is at one end of Praça dos Tres Poderes (Square of the Three Powers). It was built in 1958 by the architect Oscar Niemeyer. The statue of the sitting lady was made by Alfredo Ceschiatti, a Brazilian sculptor of...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

This is Brasil's highest court and you can get into the chamber. There are halls with pictures of every Brasilian Supreme Court justices. You can even get pictures of yourself making believe you are briefing the court. I took my brother, an American attorney, and...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2012

This is at the end of the walk that takes you past some of the very impressive buildings here. This building doesn't have quite the stature of the rest but is still nice and has a good statue in front as well. Not worth visiting...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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