Sights & Attractions in Rio de Janeiro


Things to Do in Centro

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Beco do Comércio
A network of narrow streets and alleys centers on...
Pedestrian Malls Centro
Biblioteca Nacional
Corinthian columns adorn the neoclassical...
Libraries Centro
Catedral de São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro
The exterior of this circa-1960 metropolitan...
Religious Sites Centro
Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil
What was once the headquarters of Brazil's oldest...
Museums / Galleries Centro
Centro Cultural Correios
The Post Office Cultural Center is rather in the...
Government Buildings Centro
Convento do Santo Antônio
The Convent of St. Anthony was completed in 1780,...
Religious Sites Centro
Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Candelária
The classic symmetry of Candelária's white dome...
Religious Sites Centro
Igreja de São Francisco da Penitência
The church was completed in 1737, nearly four...
Religious Sites Centro
Mosteiro de São Bento
Just a glimpse of the Monastery of St. Benedict's...
Religious Sites Centro
Museu de Arte do Rio
Rio's once rundown port zone is now the focus...
Museums / Galleries Centro
Museu de Arte Moderna (MAM)
A great place to take the pulse of the vibrant...
Museums / Galleries Centro
Museu Histórico Nacional
The building that houses the National History...
Museums / Galleries Centro
Museu Nacional de Belas Artes
Works by Brazil's leading 19th- and 20th-century...
Museums / Galleries Centro
Paço Imperial
This two-story building with thick stone walls...
Squares Centro
Palácio Tiradentes
The Tiradentes Palace contains a permanent...
Museums / Galleries Centro
Theatro Municipal
If you visit one place in Centro, make it the...
Architectural Sites Centro


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