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Casa Daros, Rio de Janeiro

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Housed in a palatial, neoclassical building, built in the 19th century, Casa Daros is an institution of Daros Latinamerica, one of the most comprehensive collections dedicated to Latin American contemporary art. As well as its art exhibitions, Casa Daros offers an extensive arts and education program, with courses, lectures and seminars, and is home to a library of approximately 5,000 titles specialized in Latin American contemporary art. For Casa Daros and beyond, use our Rio de Janeiro itinerary planner to get the most from your Rio de Janeiro vacation.
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  • Unfortunately, it has shut down it's doors for the public on December 13th, 2015. It also used to have a very good restaurant but ....  more »
  • Maybe I am not the "Modern Art" type of person but it seemed like Casa Daros would have so much more to offer, I expected the Made in Brasil expo to be a bit bigger or more impressive. The architectur...  more »
  • I can summarize my visit to Casa Daros in one word: WHY? Why would someone spend six years and tens of millions of dollars to refurbish a 100-year-old orphanage to house 20-30 less than inspiring work...  more »
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  • Nice architecture but not so good expositions. It is a beatiful place inside and outside but their expositions (at least when I visited) were not interesting at all.
  • 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.
  • Not on mondays and tuesdays!
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