Museu Nacional De Belas Artes, Rio de Janeiro

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Although Museu Nacional De Belas Artes wasn’t inaugurated until the 1930s, its primarily collection dates back to the early 19th century when King John VI transferred part of the royal collection from Portugal. The museum now houses more than 20,000 paintings, drawings, sculptures, and prints that follow the art history of Brazil and of the Portuguese colonials. The building is also home to the National School of Fine Arts, which looks after the valuable artwork hanging on its walls while still using it as a tool for students. Plan a trip to Rio de Janeiro easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.
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  • The Museum of fine arts is beautiful, with several works of various artists. Worth a visit, in the Centre of the river is within easy reach, with many rooms! All very well maintained and clean, paid a small fee to enter, but I think there's a day in the week is free, on a rainy day is the best programming, for families, friends and couples who like art!
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  • It was the second time that he entered the Museum, but this time I was impressed. It is mainly Brazilian art of the 19th century, but I was quite impressed with some of the paintings, gems hidden within this city so recognized for its beaches.
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  • This museum houses a great collection that includes Monet, Manet, for example. There are also fed up with Brazilian artists and when we went there was a sign of the city of Rio with different pictures of the city. Very nice and recommendable. Again the building is beautiful with some really amazing story.
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  • I spent a little more than two hours on the second floor ... make sure you spend more to enjoy the beautiful collection they have there ...
  • Eu adoro esse museu E gosto de sentar na frente das pinturas para apreciar as obras de arte Mas a experiência foi destruída pelos seguranças que estão presentes em todas as salas e não param de conversar entre eles Eu paguei para ver as obras não para escutar sobre a vida pessoal de cada segurança Especialmente no terceiro andar. Muito decepcionado.
  • It's not your typical fine arts museum but it's a beautiful building with many nice works.
  • A highly enjoyable building. A lot of colonial stuff. Antiquities replica (basically rubbish). Some representative, modern Brazilian paintings. Worth an hour. No more.
  • An excellent place to visit you want to learn more about Brazilian history through local and international painter's eyes.
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