Art & Design Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
National Museum of Fine Arts
With its impressive architecture, Rio’s National Museum of Fine Arts is one of the landmarks of Floriano Peixoto Square, known for its many historic monuments. In this prestigious setting, you can explore the amazing collection of 19th and 20th century paintings, where Brazilian artists Pedro Américo and Di Cavalcanti take centre stage. The museum is home to other treasures, including pieces from the Portuguese royal collection. African masks and sculptures illustrate the international dimension of this flourishing museum, while decorative pieces add to the eclecticism of a collection boasting more than 15,000 exhibits.
Avenida Rio Branco, 199 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro
+55 21 2219-8474