Palácio da Alvorada Brazil Brazil, Brasília

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Palácio da Alvorada

The Palácio da Alvorada (Portuguese pronunciation) is the official residence of the President of Brazil. It is located in the national capital of Brasília, on a peninsula at the margins of Paranoá Lake. The building was designed by Oscar Niemeyer and built between 1957 and 1958 in the modernist style. It has been the residence of every Brazilian president since Juscelino Kubitschek. The building is listed as a National Historic Heritage Site.