Memorial JK

Memorial JK (HMHNQ)

Location: Brasilia, DF 06450 Brasilia
Country: Brazil
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S 15° 47.072', W 47° 54.768'

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JK Memorial

[President Juscelino Kubitschek de Oliveira, the founder of Brasilia]

In Portuguese:
Projeto do arquiteto Oscar Niemeyer foi inaugurado em 12 de setembro de 1981 em homenagem a Juscelino Kubischek de Oliveira, fundador de Brasilia. Abriga biblioteca com trēs mil volumes que pertenceram a JK, at?m de objetos pessoais, fotos, videos e v?rios documentos. Os pain?is da recep??o e da c?mara mortuaria s?o obras de Althos Bulc?o. O vitral que se encontra acima da uma funer?ria ? de autoria da artista francesa Marianne Peretti. A est?tua de JK esculpid por Hon?rio Pe?anha mede 4,50 metros e pesa 1.500 quilos.

In English:
This Oscar Niemeyer project, was inaugurated on September 12, 1981. It is dedicated to the memory of Juscelino Kubitschek de Oliveira, the founder of Brasilia. It holds JK's personal library heap, comprising about 3,000 books. Besides, it keeps a great deal of JK's belongings, photographs, video cassettes among many documents. The panels on the reception area and surrounding the tomb are Athos Bulc?o works. The stained glass window above the catafalque is a work by the French artist Marianne Peretti. A column over the memorial holds a statue of JK (4.5 meters and 1,500 kg), sculpted by Hon?rio Pe?anha.
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
Placed ByDistrito Federal do Brazil
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Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 4:11pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)23L E 187907 N 8252738
Decimal Degrees-15.78453333, -47.91280000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesS 15° 47.072', W 47° 54.768'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds15° 47' 4.32" S, 47° 54' 46.08" W
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Area Code(s)203
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7 Monumental Axis, Brasilia DF 06450, BR
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