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Sightseeing and landmarks in Centro

Art museums

Art Museum
“Beautiful architecture and you can walk around and sightseeing by the park with a view of Guanabara’s bay and Sugar Loaf. ”
  • 258 locals recommend
Art Museum
“A Brazilian Art Museum, located at the Olympic Boulevard, renovated for the… yes, the Olympic Games. In the boulevard you’ll also find gigantic street art panels, an Aquarium, a recently opened giant ferris wheel and Calatrava’s Museu do Amanhã. Oh, and exquisite views from Baia de Guanabara. If you happen to be there near dusk, try to catch the sunset from MAR’s balcony in the last floor.”
  • 190 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Historic architecture next Municipall theatre. There are famous paints. Take subway until Cinelândia station .”
  • 83 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The museum has a very peaceful garden to relax and enjoy the view. The garden is connected to another touristic spot, parque das ruínas.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Casa França-Brasil fica ao lado do Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, um conjunto cultural próximo do Paço Imperial.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Cultural Center
“Lots of free exhibitions, some are great! Check their schedule! If on weekends take a taxi and dont wander around downtown as it's pretty empty. ”
  • 10 locals recommend

History museums

History Museum
“The National Historical Museum of Brazil, was created in 1922, and possesses over 287,000 items, including the largest collection of Latin America.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The museum has a very peaceful garden to relax and enjoy the view. The garden is connected to another touristic spot, parque das ruínas.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“It is both a museum of the brazilian world war II troops and a memorial to the soldiers that died in combat. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“The start of a huge outdoor park, stretching for miles into the south zone. Great place for cycling, running, skating, picnicing and other -ing words”
  • 5 locals recommend

Historic sites

Historic Site
“Eyecatcher, Staircase wich conects Lapa and Santa Teresa, fuly decorate with tiles from all over the world, made by Selarón an Artist from Chile who lived close by. He made out of the Staircase his life Work of Art.”
  • 188 locals recommend
Historic Site
“A nive belvedere intalled on the ruins of an old magnificent mansion.. with a 360 degrees wonderful view.”
  • 153 locals recommend
Historic Site
“It's an open space where people go to dance samba. Its very traditional spot and its only on Mondays night.”
  • 88 locals recommend
Church
“One of the most beautiful church in the country, place of the Candelaria's massacre, one of the moments that we must remember every day.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Beautiful place with an amazing view of the city. Go over there if you are around Santa Teresa.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Church
“Bedazzling baroque church literally covered in gold. Gregorian chants sung on Sundays at 10am by the in-house Benedictine monks.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Estação terminal de trem e ponto de integração com metrô que leva aos bairros da Zona Sul, como Flamengo, Copacabana, Botafogo e Ipanema”
  • 20 locals recommend
Public Art
“Where many of the floats are constructed for the big Carnival parade in the Sambodrome”
  • 17 locals recommend

Libraries

Library
“Established in 1810, this lovely neoclassical buiding houses not one, but two Gutenberg bibles. Guided tours in English in the afternoon. ”
  • 51 locals recommend
Library
“What surely must be one of the most beautiful libraries in the world. Small but well worth a visit. Centro.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Library
“Nice place to hang out, use some internet and enjoy the artistic enviroment. Nice going for a walk on the Campo de Santana Parque as well.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Library
“Maior biblioteca da América Latina é uma das principais do mundo, segundo a Unesco. O acervo da Biblioteca conta com cerca de nove milhões de itens, entre livros, documentos, estampas, entre outros. Com história que remonta ao século XIX, quando chegou de Portugal o primeiro acervo, a biblioteca foi adquirida pelo Brasil em 1825 e passou por algumas mudanças de local. O atual prédio foi inaugurado em 1910, com estilo que mistura neoclássico e art nouveau. A Biblioteca Nacional pode ser visitada de segunda a sexta, das 9h às 17h, e também há a possibilidade de visitas guiadas em inglês.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Library
“Um centro de atividades culturais, informação e lazer que democratiza o acesso ao conhecimento, fomenta a leitura e promove a educação. Conta com um acervo de cerca de 250 000 obras.”
  • 1 local recommends
Library
  • 1 local recommends