Congresso Nacional

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  • Address: Palácio do Congresso Nacional - Praça dos 3 Poderes, Brasília - DF, 70160-900, Brazil, Brasilia
  • Timings: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +55-6131260000
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Architecture

Designed by Oscar Niemeyer in the modern Brazilian style, this architecturally intriguing office campus is a must visit for architecture and photography buffs. Having three prominent structures, the semi-sphere on the left is the seat of the Senate, the semi-sphere on the right is the seat of the Chamber of the Deputies and the two vertical towers between these two hold office spaces. The place offers guided tours of the campus. 

Congresso Nacional Travel Tips

  • Booking a guided tour in advance is compulsory. Booking is undertaken from Monday to Friday.
  • Due to parliamentary work schedule or maintenance work, the tours may be temporarily suspended.

Dress code for tours:

  • On business days, people are not allowed to enter wearing bermuda shorts, shorts, tank tops, miniskirts and flip-flops. These restrictions do not apply to children under 12 years of age.
  • Full pants, long or short sleeve shirts, dresses or knee length skirts are recommended.
  • In some circumstances, such as in solemn sessions, or places like the Tribune of Honor of the Senate Plenary, or the Green Hall of the Chamber of Deputies, men are required to wear a suit and tie.

Congresso Nacional Hours

  • Guided tours are conducted 9 a.m. onwards.

How to Reach Congresso Nacional

  • Via N Um Leste bus stop
  • Via S Um Leste bus stop

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  • Congresso Nacional Address: Palácio do Congresso Nacional - Praça dos 3 Poderes, Brasília - DF, 70160-900, Brazil, Brasilia
  • Congresso Nacional Contact Number: +55-6131260000
  • Congresso Nacional Timing: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Best time to visit Congresso Nacional(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Congresso Nacional: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 68.34% of people who visit Brasilia include Congresso Nacional in their plan

  • 53.74% of people start their Congresso Nacional visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Congresso Nacional

Monday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Congresso Nacional

People normally club together Catedral Metropolitana and Pontao Do Lago Sul while planning their visit to Congresso Nacional.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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