Brazil's most internationally known classical composer, Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959) is celebrated here. Located in ... More
Brazil's most internationally known classical composer, Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959) is celebrated here. Located in Botafogo, in a century-old building, the exhibit includes some of his personal belongings and original musical scores. You can also listen to an extensive musical archive as well as purchase CDs or tapes of his music. Entry is free.
Visible in the distance from the top of the Corcovado and the whole Parque do Flamengo , it was the
longest bridge of its type in the world when it was finished in 1974. If you have a car, ...
Folk art is one of Brazil's strongest traditions, and there is no better place in the city to appreciate it
than this unique museum located in the Catete area. Here you will find art from all over the country: ...
Designed by famous landscape designer Burle Marx, this 296 acre zone provides Cariocas (Rio residents) and visitors with a pleasant
place to take a stroll, play volleyball, soccer or tennis or to have a picnic, in the largest urban ...