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ArchivesEdit

Custodial Entities in the State of Pernambuco (Entidades Custodiadoras no Estado de Pernambuco)
Website: Custodial Entities in the State of Pernambuco

General Archive of the Court of Justice of the State of Pernambuco (Arquivo Geral do Tribunal de Justiça do Estado de Pernambuco)
Rua Santa Edwirges, Nº 390 - Prado
Recife PE 20830-220
Telephone: 55 81 3236-0163
Email: arquivo.geral@tjpe.jus.br
Website: General Archive
Website #2: General Archive
Website #3: General Archive of the Court of Justice of the State of Pernambuco
Website #4: General Archive of the Court of Justice of the State of Pernambuco

General Archive of Olinda (Arquivo Geral de Olinda)
Avenida Santos Dumont, nº 166 - Varadouro
Olinda PE 53010-230
Website: General Archive of Olinda
Website #2: Arquivo Municipal de Olinda

Public Archive of Águas Belas (Arquivo Público Municipal de Águas Belas)
Av. Cel. Constantino, nº 40 - Centro
Águas Belas PE 55340-000
Telephone: 55 87 9931-7869/9610-6980/9152-5735
Email: apmab@hotmail.com
Email #2: jose.luciano@hotmail.com.br
Website: Public Archive of Águas Belas
Website #2: Arquivo Público Municipal de Águas Belas - Apmab
Website #3: Public Archive of Águas Belas

State Public Archive Pernambuco Jordan Emerenciano (Arquivo Público Estadual Pernambuco Jordão Emerenciano)
Rua do Imperador Pedro II, nº 371 - Santo Antônio
Recife PE 35570-000
Telephone: 55 81 3184-1125
Email: apeje@casacivil.pe.gov.br
Email #2: researchescolar@fundaj.gov.br
Email #3: atendimento@arquivopublico.pe.gov.br
Website: State Public Archive Jordan Emerenciano
Website #2: Arquivo Público Pernambuco Jordan Emerenciano
Website #3: State Public Archive Jordan Emerenciano
Website #4: State Public Archive Jordan Emerenciano
Website #5: Arquivo Público de Pernambuco Jordan Emerenciano
Website #6: State Public Archive of Pernambuco

LibrariesEdit

State Library System of Pernambuco (Sistema Estadual de Bibliotecas de Pernambuco)
Rua João Lira, S/N, 2º andar da BPE Santo Amaro
Recife PE 50050-550
Telephone: 55 81 3181-2642/3181-2655
Email: sbpmpe@hotmail.com
Website: State Library System of Pernambuco
Website #2: Biblioteca Pública do Estado de Pernambuco

Central Library Federal University of Pernambuco UFPE (Biblioteca Central Universidade Federal de Pernambuco)
Av. Reitor Joaquim Amazonas - Cidade Universitária
Recife PE 50740-570
Telephone: 55 81 2126-8664/8090/8094
Email: bcsec@ufpe.br
Email #2: lindaci.ufpe@hotmail.com
Email #3: bcufpe@ufpe.br
Website: Central Library Federal University of Pernambuco UFPE
Website #2: Central Library

Central Library Professor Mário Coelho de Andrade Lima (Biblioteca Central Professor Mário Coelho de Andrade Lima)
Rua Dom Manuel de Medeiros, s/n - Dois Irmãos
Recife PE 52171-900
Telephone: 55 81 3320-6181
Email: diretoria.bc@ufrpe.br
Website: Central Library Professor Mário Coelho de Andrade Lima

Olinda Public Library (Biblioteca Pública de Olinda)
Av. Liberdade, 100 - Carmo
Olinda PE 53020-030
Rua Doutor Albino de Aguiar, s/n, Centro
Olinda PE 53130-360
Telephone: 55 81 3305-1157
Website: Biblioteca Pública de Olinda
Website #2: Olinda Public Library
Website #3: Olinda Municipal Library
Website #4: Olinda Municipal Public Library
Website #5: Olinda Public Library

UNICAP Central Library (Biblioteca Central da UNICAP)
R. do Príncipe, 526 - Boa Vista
Recife PE 50050-410
Telephone: 55 81 2119-4122/4252/4257
Email: atendimento.biblioteca@unicap.br
Website: Biblioteca Central da UNICAP

Univasf Petrolina Library (Biblioteca da Univasf Petrolina)
Centro de Convivência - Av. José de Sá Maniçoba - Centro
Petrolina PE 56304-205
Telephone: 55 87 2101-6889
Email: Biblioteca@univasf.edu.br
Website: Petrolina-PE Campus Library
Website #2: Library
Website #3: Univasf Petrolina Library

For a long list of libraries in the State of Pernambuco, go to Libraries in the State of Pernambuco.

MuseumsEdit

Archaeological, Historical and Geographic Institute of Pernambuco (Instituto Arqueológico, Histórico e Geográfico Pernambucano)
Rua do Hospício, 130, Boa Vista
Recife PE 50060-080
Telephone: 55 81 3222-4952
Email: contato@institutoarqueologico.com.br
Email #2: iahgp.info@gmail.com
Website: The Pernambuco Archaeological, Historical and Geographic Institute (IAHGP)
Website #2: Archaeological, Historical and Geographic Institute of Pernambuco
Website #3: Instituto Arqueológico, Histórico e Geográfico Pernambucano - IAHGP
Wwebsite #4: Archaeological, Historical and Geographic Institute of Pernambuco (IAHGP)

The Pernambuco Archaeological, Historical and Geographic Institute (IAHGP) was founded in 1862 . It is the oldest state Historical Institute in Brazil. Throughout its 158 years of uninterrupted existence, it has become a national and international reference. Its collections (library, archive and museum) and its journal represent an inexhaustible source for researchers from various fields of knowledge. Authentic home of Pernambuco, the IAHGP is a stronghold for the defense of the history and culture of the people of Pernambuco.

Memorial of the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco (Memorial da Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco)
Rua Dom Manoel de Medeiros, Dois Irmãos
Recife PE 52171-900
Telephone: 55 81 3320-6068/6011
Email: ricardopacheco@ded.ufrpe.br
Website: UFRPE Memorial
Website #2: Memorial of the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco
Website #3: Memorial da Ufrpe
Website #4: UFRPE Memorial

The UFRPE Memorial is an organ of the Dean of University Extension with the mission of keeping objects and documents of historical value from the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco; research the history of the institution; communicate the university community, through museum exhibitions, the trajectory of the university and the results of its research groups.

Museum of the Northeast Man (Museu do Homem do Nordeste)
Av. Dezessete de Agosto, 2187 - Casa Forte
Recife PE 52061-540
Telephone: 55 81 3073-6340/6368/6227
Email: researchesolar@fundaj.gov.br
Email #2: museudohomemdonordeste@fundaj.gov.br
Website: Museum of the Northeast Man
Website #2: Museu do Homem do Nordeste
Website #3: Museum of the Northeast Man

The Museu do Homem do Nordeste, created in 1979, brings together collections from three other museums: the Anthropology Museum, from the former Joaquim Nabuco Social Research Institute (IJNPS), now the Joaquim Nabuco Foundation , opened in 1965; the Museum of Popular Art of Pernambuco (MAP), created by the Government of the State of Pernambuco, in 1955; and the Sugar Museum , linked to the former Sugar and Alcohol Institute (IAA) and incorporated into IJNPS in 1977.

Museum of Una (Museu do Una)
Av. Beira Rio, s/n, distrito de Várzea do Una
São José Da Coroa Grande PE 55565-000
Telephone: 55 81 9272-0251
Email: muna@hotlink.com.br
Website: Museu do Una
Website #2: Museu do Una
Website #3: Museum of Una
Website #4: Museum of Una

Welcome to the Museu do Una website, which houses details about the collection and activities developed by the museum, as well as information about the history, culture and environment of the municipality of São José da Coroa Grande and its surroundings.

Pernambuco State Museum (Museu do Estado de Pernambuco)
Av. Rui Barbosa, 960 - Graças
Recife PE 52050-000/52011-040
Telephone: 55 81 3184-3170/3174
Email: museu.mepe@gmail.com
Website: Pernambuco State Museum (MEPE)
Website #2: MEPE (Museu do Estado de Pernambuco)
Website #3: Museu do Estado de Pernambuco - Recife
Website #4: Pernambuco State Museum
Website #5: Pernambuco State Museum
Website #6: Pernambuco State Museum - MEPE

Currently, the collection of the State Museum has more than 14 thousand pieces, adding important collections that are distributed in the following categories: Archeology, Indigenous Culture, Dutch Presence in Pernambuco, Sacred Art, Afro-Brazilian Culture, Ex-Votes, Iconography, Furniture, Porcelain, Crystals and Painting with canvases by artists such as Cícero Dias, Telles Júnior, Francisco Brennand and Burle Max.

Recife City Museum (Museu da Cidade do Recife)
Praça das Cinco Pontas, s/n - São José
Recife PE 50020-500
Telephone: 55 81 3134-3750/3355-3108
Email: educativomcr@gmail.com
Website: Museu da Cidade do Recife
Website #2: Forte das Cinco Pontas & Museu da Cidade do Recife
Website #3: Museu da Cidade do Recife

Forte das Cinco Pontas was built in 1630 by Dutch and it is the place where the Dutch finally surrendered before they were expelled from Brazil in 1654. Now the fort houses the Recife City Museum (Museu da Cidade). It has a great collection of memorabilia, documents, maps, photographs and other objects from different places and times that show the history of the city.

Ricardo Brennand Institute (Instituto Ricardo Brennand)
Rua Mário Campelo, 700
Várzea, Recife PE 50980-360/50740-540
Alameda Antônio Brennand, s/n
São João, Recife PE
Telephone: 55 81 2121-0352/2121-0365
Email: irb@institutoricardobrennand.org.br
Website: Ricardo Brennand Instituto
Website #2: Ricardo Brennand Institute
Website #3: Ricardo Brennand Institute
Website #4: Ricardo Brennand Institute
Website #5: Ricardo Brennand Institute

The Ricardo Brennand Institute is a cultural institution located in the city of Recife, Brazil. It comprises a museum, an art gallery, a library and a large park. The Institute holds a permanent collection of historic and artistic objects of diversified provenience, ranging from Early Middle Ages to 20th century, with strong emphasis in objects, documents and artwork related to Colonial and Dutch Brazil, including the world's largest assemblage of paintings by Frans Post. The Institute also houses one of the largest collections of armory in the world, with 3,000 pieces, the majority of which produced in Europe and Asia between the 14th and 19th century. The library has over 62 thousand volumes, ranging from 16th to 20th century, including a collection of brasiliana and other rare items.

For a list of museums in Brazil go to List of museums in Brazil in Wikipedia.