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Rio de Janeiro

History Museum of the Army
Copacabana Fort
Coast defense guns, turreted, built by Krupp circa 1920. Still hold annual firing practice

Navy Cultural Center
Av.e Alfredo Agache
Phone:55 21 216-5325, 216-6025
FAX: 55 21 216-6191
Tue-Fri; from 12:00 to 17:30
Free admission
Riachuelo S22
Laurindo Pitta Tug
Oberon-class submarine. Pitta operated during WWI, was built in England in 1910. Will operate between Cultural Center and Fiscal Island.

Rio de Janeiro Naval and Oceanographic Museum
Rua Don Manuel, 15
Phone: (021) 221-7626
www.mar.mil.br

History of Brasilian Navy: maps, models of ships, publications and pieces on history and oceanography.

Parque de Flamengo
Naval Museum
Bauru FF, Ex-USS McAnn, DE 179
Operated on anti-submarine patrol in South Atlantic from 1943 to 1945. Operational museum ship based in Rio, tours principal coastal ports of Brasil.

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