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5 museuns to visit in Rio de Janeiro

5 museuns to visit in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is a city that when is raining you go to the shoppings, right? Wrong. We listed below 5 museuns to visit in Rio de Janeiro with rain or not.

Museum of Modern Art

The museum is one of the most important cultural institutions in Brazil where it receives several exhibitions and events during the year. Opened in 1948 is located in the Flamengo Park.
Address: Avenida Infante Dom Henrique, 85 Parque do Flamengo.
Time: Monday Closed
Tuesday to Friday 12: 00-18: 00
Saturday 12: 00-19: 00
Sunday 12: 00-19: 00
Phone: (21) 2240-4944

Museu Chácara do Céu

Located in the charming neighborhood of Santa Teresa, the museum Chacará do Céu is the museum of Brazil with the largest public collection of works by Portinari well as several other artists.
Address: Rua Murtinho Noble, 93 Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro
Phone: (21) 3970-1126

Real Gabinete Português de Leitura

Founded in 1887 and located near the Tiradentes Square the palace recieved the first sessions of the Brazilian Academy. Real Gabinete Português de Leitura has the largest collection of Portuguese works outside of Portugal.
Address: Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Time: Monday to Friday 09: 00-18: 00

National Historic Museum

Old Fort is today one of the most important museums in Brazil. Opened in 1922 in Rio de Janeiro Centro National Historic museum houses a collection of 350,000 pieces. Also highlighting the Salon of Carriages and the collections of  old guns.
Address: Pça Marshal Anchor, s / n – Centro, Rio de Janeiro.
Time: Monday Closed
Tuesday to Friday 10: 00-17: 30
Saturday and Sunday 14: 00-18: 00
Phone: (21) 3299-0324

Fine Arts Museum

The Fine Arts Museum was opened in 1908 but his history started since the arrival of the Royal Family in Brazil. In the museum are collections of Emperor. Make up this collection of works of Painting, Sculpture and draws.
Address: Avenida Rio Branco, 199 – Centro, Rio de Janeiro.
Time: Monday Closed
Tuesday to Friday 09: 00-18: 00
Phone: (21) 2219-8474

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