Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro

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Museum of Modern Art houses one of the most comprehensive collections of modern and contemporary Brazilian art, as well as having a significant international presence. As you explore the exhibition space, venture into the beautiful garden on the patio, which boasts an abstract landscape designed by Brazilian architect Roberto Burle Marx. Marx is also responsible for the beautiful gardens of Parque do Flamengo that surrounds the museum. With rows of angled concrete ribs and large windows designed by a pioneer of modern architecture Affonso Reidy, the building itself is a work of art and will leave you with a lasting impression. Inside you'll also find a cinema, photography exhibits, and the Laguiole Restaurant, which infuses French and Brazilian cuisine. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Rio de Janeiro holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Museum of Modern Art and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Only a mural to be seen on the ground floor. With nothing to display. A failure in the exchange of exhibitions.
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  • Technical visit uninove course of architecture and urbanism, suspicion to say because I'm fax works of Oscar Niemeyer's work to my view linda worth knowing and experiencing the experience of flying over the sea ... simply beautiful.
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  • A museum with exhibitions. Definitely a must-see for anyone who makes a screenplay of museums in Rio de Janeiro
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  • Wonderful site, peacefull & calm! (Day time, mostly ; ) On the look out to find good company & friendship K3 Rio ! @clube_contato
  • It was an interesting place. Very well organized, very nice to view.
  • I can do this kind of "art" everyday in my toilets... Doesn't even worth to get there. It a shame that some sick persons call this "art".
  • I has been disappointed in my visit here. The museum was almost empty. Only few collection were exposed. Might be a problem of timing?
  • Iconic building must visit of Rio by architect Affonso Eduardo Reidy surrounded by the Burle Max Flamengo Park.

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