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Casa de Rui Barbosa, Rio de Janeiro

Casa de Rui Barbosa - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Casa de Rui Barbosa
Rua São Clemente 134, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 22260-000Map
+55 21 3289 4600
Neighborhood: Botafogo

Formerly the house of 19th-century scholar Rui Barbosa, Casa Rui Barbosa spells magnificence in every aspect. The entire mansion is beautifully painted in pink and has a vast collection of scholarly books and literature material, a garden, a library for children, and a museum. Witness a host of cultural events taking place including the concert series of Brasiliana, personal archives of Osman Lins, book fairs and guided tours around the mansion. Admission is free.

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Casa de Rui Barbosa General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Cultural Events
  • Nearest Train: Botafogo
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