Sights & Attractions in Rio de Janeiro

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Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Beco do Comércio
A network of narrow streets and alleys centers on this pedestrian...
Pedestrian Malls Centro
 
Casa Rui Barbosa
Slightly inland from Parque de Flamengo is a museum in the former...
Museums / Galleries Flamengo and Botafogo
 
Centro Cultural Correios
The Post Office Cultural Center is rather in the shadow of the...
Government Buildings Centro
 
Floresta da Tijuca
Surrounding Corcovado is the dense, tropical Tijuca Forest, also...
Parks The Lush Inland
 
Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Candelária
The classic symmetry of Candelária's white dome and bell towers...
Religious Sites Centro
 
Museu da Imagem e do Som
The first audiovisual museum in Brazil, the Museum of Image and...
Museums / Galleries Santa Teresa and Lapa
 
Museu Internacional De Arte Naïf do Brasil
More than 6,000 art naïf works by Brazil's best self-taught painters...
Museums / Galleries The Lush Inland
 
Museu Villa Lobos
A short walk from the Museu do Índio, this house museum is dedicated...
Museums / Galleries Flamengo and Botafogo
 
Paço Imperial
This two-story building with thick stone walls and an ornate...
Squares Centro
 
Palácio Tiradentes
The Tiradentes Palace contains a permanent exhibit describing...
Museums / Galleries Centro
 
Parque do Flamengo
The landscape architect Roberto Burle Marx designed this waterfront...
Parks Flamengo and Botafogo
 
Quinta da Boa Vista
Complete with lakes and marble statuary, this vast public park...
Parks West of Downtown
 
São Conrado
The juxtaposition of the "haves" and "have nots" couldn't be...
Neighborhoods / Streets São Conrado and Barra da Tijuca
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