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Museu da República, Rio de Janeiro

Museu da República - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Museu da República
Rua do Catete 153, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 22220-000Map
Catete
+55 21 3235 3693
Neighborhood: Centro
Overview

Located in Catete and finished in 1866, this museum is housed in the palace that was home to Brazilian presidents from 1896 to 1954. Restored to its original grandeur with stained-glass windows and marble floors, the collection contains artwork, furniture and memorabilia from the Republic years. There is also an art gallery, a multimedia area, a theater and a great restaurant set in an enclosed terrace that overlooks the gardens. The permanent exhibition includes an audio tour in English and Spanish.

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Museu da República General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
  • Nearest Train: Catete
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