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Coffee Museum

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Inaugurated in 1998, the Coffee Museum is one of the main touristic attractions of the City of Santos and has as main purpose to preserve and make known the history of coffee in Brazil and in the world. By means of objects, documents and audiovisual...more
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Rua Quinze de Novembro 95, Santos, State of Sao Paulo 11010-151, Brazil
City Center
+55 13 3213-1750
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

This is a relatively small but interesting museum spread over two floors of the building giving the history of coffee and coffee trading in Santos. As noted by other contributors, it would be difficult to understand detail of the various exhibits if one does not...More

MuseudoCafe, Equipe do Museu do Café at Coffee Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hello, Thank you for sharing your input about Museu do Café's services! It is incredibly satisfying to know that, in your opinion, the museum is interesting. Regarding your observation about the lack of translation in some parts of the exhibits, we would like to emphasize...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

Alter the renovation this museums is amazing! A lot about coffee and a beautiful building. Vera friendly and helpful people amontoado the workers.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

The Coffee Museum is a museum with two floors of exhibits about coffee. The exhibits tell the story of the coffee trade in Brazil and Santos. One needs about an hour to see all of the exhibits. There is limited English in the museum, so...More

Thank CZ1143
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Located in the old part of the city of Santos, close to the harbour, the Coffee Stock Exchange was built in 1920 and held auctions until 1950, It became a museum in 1998 after a massive restauration that brought it to the excellent condition it...More

Thank Marylene S
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Went here as part of a tour from our cruise ship. Interesting architecture, the history of coffee in Brazil, and a spectacular stained glass ceiling from the Colonial Period. It's something to do in Santos, but I probably wouldn't return, "Been there, Done That." You...More

Thank PasssionateTraveler
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I appreciate the importance of coffee to the history and culture of Santos and Brazil as a whole; but the exhibits at this museum are not the best. If you need to fill an hour give it a go but if you don’t go it’s...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We went here while on a day in Santos from a cruise, having got a taxi from the port area the Coffee Museum, old town, tram and Pele Museum are all very close together. (Pele Museum has free wifi!) It is a beautiful building and...More

Thank DanceMDM
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

The museum itself is a beautiful building. You learn the importance of coffee in Brazil through the years. Even though we have been to many coffee plantations and seen coffee grow, we found this to be an interesting stop.

Thank annarc6
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Left the Celebrity Cruise ship to tour Santos, Brazil. We stopped at the Coffee Museum for a visit. The entry ticket was inexpensive at 5 Reales. The ceiling had a beautiful stained glass piece from the turn of the century. The Trading Floor had nice...More

Thank feyms
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is the first coffee museum I visited. It is comparable to the chocolate museums I saw in Europe (York, Cologne, Brussels, Bruges). Compared to those places, the museum is better located, because it is in the old coffee exchange, and of course it is...More

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