Introducing Malaysia’s Ambassador to Brazil / Espaço Cultural da Marinha

Posted on 1 August 2009


Ambassador Dato’ Ng is seen below mingling around with school kids during her visit to a Espaço Cultural da Marinha at city of Rio de Janeiro.

inside the submarine ‘Riachuelo’

all the extendable stuffs of the submarine (is there any inspector gadget hand-like stuff?)

Dato mingling with school kids

All the kids were ‘fighting’ to get a photo together with Dato 🙂

she is such a popular figure there….

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Okie, above is photos taken with WW when she visited Rio.
Here’s the Information about Espaço Cultural da Marinha (Marine Cultural Center) in front of Praça Quize has a few must not attractions.
First is the submarine ‘Riachuelo’ visit (its also free of charge).
Second is the 1:5hour boat tour of Guanabara Bay (there’s limited seat, and only 2 trips per day at 13:15 and 15:15). Some of tour highlights : passing by air craft carrier, Rio-Niteroi bridge, Contempory Art Museum, Santos Dumont Airport, Naval School, Sugar Loaf,
Third is the visit to Fiscal Island (there’s limited seat, and only 3 trips per day at 13:00, 14:30 and 16:00)

The museum opens at 11 in the morning, so the tips of the day is GO BUY THE BOAT TOUR and FISCAL ISLAND TICKET FIRST, prior to doing any other things.

Address : Av. Alfredo Agache, no final da Praça Quinze – Centro
Telephone number for group booking: (21) 2233-9165
Entry to Cultural Center = free, walk-in
Entry to Submarine = free, walk-in
Fiscal Island & Guanabara Bay tour price = adults R$10, children until 12yrs R$5, senior citizen more than 60yrs old R$5, operating from Thursday to Sunday
website =
opening day = Tuesday to Sunday. Monday closed

Horários: 13h, 14h30 e 16h.
Venda de ingressos: das 11h às 16h.
Local: Espaço Cultural da Marinha.
Valores: R$ 10,00 – adultos/ R$ 5,00 – estudantes, crianças até 12 anos e adultos com mais de 60 anos.
Agendamento para grupos: 0xx(21)2233-9165 / 2104-6992

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