Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, Sao Paulo

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Innovative and inspiring Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, renowned for its thought-provoking exhibits, is located in the heart of the city. Established in 1911 (1905), this is the oldest art museum in the state, housed in a 1900 building that was originally designed to accommodate the city’s Lyceum of Arts and Crafts. Today, the museum is one of Brazil’s most important cultural institutions, featuring a large collection of Brazilian art. Visit the site to explore the displays featuring some of the most iconic Brazilian Modernist works. Don’t miss the galleries devoted to European artists, and the displays featuring some of the most iconic Brazilian Modernist works. Check online for a list of upcoming special events and temporary exhibitions. Arrange to visit Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo and other attractions in Sao Paulo using our Sao Paulo travel itinerary maker. Arrange to visit Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo and other attractions in Sao Paulo using our Sao Paulo travel itinerary maker.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Even in a region a degraded City Art Gallery is always a great choice. Next to the Light station of the subway.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Very interesting site, beautiful architecture and various exhibitions. Exhibitions for all tastes and is adjacent to the park light, to extend the ride. We went on a Wednesday and the entry was free. Easy access to subway.
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  • August 14, 2017
    Place within easy reach, as is the light. The day that we were not charged admission. Has a very interesting collection.
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  • July 15, 2017
    It's a wonderful collection of Brazilian art from various periods till almost the present. The photography collection is especially worth a look. Great place to visit.
  • March 25, 2017
    Recommended museum with a great collection of Brazilian art, both modern and classic. The steady collection is worth visiting, but often there are temporary exhibitions - which vary in quality. Hence 4 out of 5. The museum is situated next to a nice park that contains various interesting statues as well.
  • April 19, 2017
    The art collection that I saw on view was pretty extensive and with pieces by great painters. I enjoyed going through the marvelous collections.
  • April 3, 2017
    Not much of an art museum person and this one didn't stand out as anything special. Do walk around the gardens outside. Those are free for everyone.
  • May 6, 2017
    Nice museum, arround 10 reais to enter, but too much contemporary art for myself

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