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National Library, Brasilia
(2.7/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Part of the landmark Complexo Cultural da República, National Library houses a collection of 300,000 items, many of which are rare copies of works by some of Brazil’s most respected authors. This modern structure, easily accessible from any part of the city, is made of white concrete and was designed by architect Oscar Niemeyer. Inside the library’s reading rooms and auditoriums guided tours can take you through the history of this country, as well as the development of its modern literature. Make it an educational outing for your children on a rainy day, or spend a lazy afternoon reading or catching up on your mail--free internet access is provided inside. Use our Brasilia holiday planner to arrange your visit to National Library and other attractions in Brasilia.
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  • Nice place to meet, use or even be reading/studying. Several titles available, staff is very friendly.
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  • The library has a great structure, besides the varied collection of books. Very good for study and visit. It also has computers for study.
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  • For those who want some peace of mind and knowledge, táíh the place not to be missed. Good facilities and thoughtful public service.
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