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.
Attractions & Landmarks, Cultural Events
- Nearest Train: Botafogo