Museums in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Rio De Janeiro that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Rio De Janeiro to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Rio De Janeiro page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Centro Cultural Banco Do Brasil

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    Centro Cultural Banco Do Brasil

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Entertainment, Theatre

    Address: R. Primeiro de Marco, 66 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20010-000, Brazil

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Often referred to as simply CCBB, it is the cultural centre of Banco Do Brasil (Bank of Brazil) and is how the name translates in English. While it may seem unusual for a bank to have such a centre, t...Read more

  2. Museu Historico Do Exercito E Forte De Copacabana

    # 2 of 10 Museums in Rio De Janeiro | Added 420 times in trip plans
    Museu Historico Do Exercito E Forte De Copacabana

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: Praca Coronel Eugenio Franco n. 1 - Posto 6 | Posto 6, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Copacabana)

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Historical Museum of the Army and Copacabana Fort is located at the end of the Copacabana beach. It was one a prominent defence post for Rio. Built in 1914,  the fort wall, the original struc...Read more

  3. Museu Nacional De Belas Artes

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    Museu Nacional De Belas Artes

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Avenida Rio Branco, 199 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro, 20040-008, Brazil

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The National Museum of Fine Arts in Rio de Janeiro was established in 1937 and remains as one of the most important institutions for Brazilian art and sculpture to this day. The museum only enriched i...Read more

  4. Planetario Gavea

    # 4 of 10 Museums in Rio De Janeiro | Added 428 times in trip plans
    Planetario Gavea

    Tags: Science Museum, Planetarium

    Address: Avenida Padre Leonel Franca, 240 Gávea, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22451-000, Brazil

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is an ideal attraction for families with kids and for those interested in space and astronomy. The planetarium has a spaceship shaped museum called the Universe Museum that has 60 interactive dis...Read more

  5. National Historical Museum

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    National Historical Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: Praca Mal. Ancora, Centro Rio de Janeiro, 20021-200, Brazil

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The Museu Historico Nacional as it is commonly referred to by the locals is one of the largest museums in the city. This national history museum is housed in a fort dating back to the latter half of t...Read more

  6. Museu Da Republica

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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Ana Carolina De Oliveira

    Dei 5 estrelas pela importancia desse museu para a nossa História. Além de ter sido casa do Vargas, tem um jardim maravilhoso, ótimo para caminhar, ler e levar crianças (cachorros não entram). Co...

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  7. Casa Daros

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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
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    Jean-David Caprace

    A nice place with good modern art expositions. I appreciated several time the library with my son. Books for children can be consulted for free. Excellent ambiance.

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  8. Aeroespacial Museum

    # 8 of 10 Museums in Rio De Janeiro
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Details
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    Cristmans Ferreira

    Execelente

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  9. National Museum

    # 9 of 10 Museums in Rio De Janeiro
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Cibele Bustamante

    Impressive work is done here - with such little money. Kids will love the mummies and dinosaurs.

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  10. Museu Do Amanha

    # 10 of 10 Museums in Rio De Janeiro | Added 6 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Praça Mauá, 1 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20081-262, Brazil

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Edward Bukowski

    it's a beautiful building. the architecture of the building inside and out are amazing. it has beautiful views and an outdoor patio area. I wouldn't have named it the museum of to mirror though. it's ...

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