Sights & Attractions in Brasília and the West

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Things to Do in Brasília

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Name Category Location
 
Catedral Metropolitana de Nossa Senhora da Aparecida
The city's cathedral, considered one of...
Religious Sites Brasilia
 
Catetinho
While the new capital was being built, the...
Museums / Galleries, Architectural Sites Brasilia
 
Congresso Nacional
One of Niemeyer's most daring projects...
Architectural Sites, Government Buildings Brasilia
 
Dom Bosco Shrine
To view the best sunset in town, head to the...
Viewpoints Brasilia
 
Espaço Cultural Oscar Niemeyer
This branch of the Oscar Niemeyer...
Museums / Galleries Brasilia
 
Espaço Lúcio Costa
As a tribute to the urban planner who...
Architectural Sites Brasilia
 
Mastro da Bandeira
This 300-foot steel flagpole supporting a...
Memorials / Monuments Brasilia
 
Memorial dos Povos Indígenas
Another Niemeyer project, this cylindrical...
Museums / Galleries Brasilia
 
Memorial JK
This Niemeyer structure is a truncated pyramid...
Museums / Galleries Brasilia
 
Museu de Valores
Located on the second floor of the imposing...
Museums / Galleries Brasilia
 
Museu Histórico de Brasília
Brasília's first museum has a small...
Museums / Galleries Brasilia
 
Museu Nacional
After more than 40 years in the planning stages,...
Museums / Galleries Brasilia
 
Os Candangos
This 25-foot-tall bronze sculpture by Giorgi has...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue) Brasilia
 
Palácio da Alvorada
Open to the public on Wednesdays, the president's...
Architectural Sites, Government Buildings Brasilia
 
Palácio da Justiça
The front and back facades of Niemeyer's Justice...
Architectural Sites, Government Buildings Brasilia
 
Palácio do Itamaraty
For the home of the Foreign Ministry, Niemeyer...
Architectural Sites, Government Buildings Brasilia
 
Palácio do Planalto
Niemeyer gave this highly acclaimed structure,...
Architectural Sites, Government Buildings Brasilia
 
Panteão da Pátria
Niemeyer designed this building to resemble a...
Architectural Sites Brasilia
 
Parque da Cidade
A few blocks from the Instituto Histórico and...
Parks Brasilia
 
Parque Nacional de Brasília
Because of its many springs, locals refer to the...
Parks Brasilia
 
Ponte JK
Opened in late 2002, the third bridge crossing...
Architectural Sites Brasilia
 
Supremo Tribunal Federal
The Brazilian Supreme Court building is classic...
Architectural Sites, Government Buildings Brasilia
 
Templo da Boa Vontade
This temple is adjacent to the national...
Religious Sites Brasilia
 
Torre de TV
From the Salão Panorâmico (Observation Deck) of...
Museums / Galleries, Viewpoints Brasilia
 
Vale do Amanhecer
If you're interested in the mystical, occult, and...
Neighborhoods / Streets Brasilia

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