Estrada De Ferro Madeira Mamore, Porto Velho, State of Rondonia, Brazil 

The Museum brings together the belongings and objects of the Devil’s Railroad that was built in the early twentieth century . It is one of the main historical attractions of Rondônia, possessing several facilities that can be visited.

The Madeira-Mamoré Railroad was one of the most difficult constructions in world engineering, along with the construction of the Panama Canal – marked by the high cost in human lives.

It is a true milestone in the rubber cycle , where latex extraction from the rubber tree constituted an important strategic product of the Amazon – although its causal factor was the Brazil – Bolivia agreement , for the solution of the Question of Acre , which Diplomatic participation of Barão do Rio Branco .

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