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Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR), Rio de Janeiro

Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR) - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR)
Praça Maua 5, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 20081-240 Map
+55 21 3031 2741
Neighborhood: Centro
Overview

This 2013 addition to the city's cultural landscape has a futuristic look that will surely dazzle you. Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR) comprises of two buildings that belong to different eras. The first one is the 1916 Dom João VI Mansion, an eclectic, heritage structure and the other one was a former bus terminal which was revamped to its current modern look. These are connected by a crest-like canopy which is sustained by white pillars. The museum's exhibition halls are located in the mansion and displays artworks between 1920 to 1980. There are also educational visits for students and other organizations. A visit here will definitely be an eye opener as it shows the different shades of Rio.

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Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR) General Information
  • Type: Arts & Museums
  • Nearest Train: Presidente Vargas
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