Museu da República
The Museu da República, located in the Palácio do Catete , has been wonderfully restored. Built between 1858 and 1866 and easily...
Associação Centro de Capoeira Angola
A capoeira center in Catete with two-hour classes on weekdays (running from 4pm to 10pm Monday through Thursday and 6pm to 10pm on...
Museu de Folclore Edison Carneiro
Created in 1968, the museum is an excellent introduction to Brazilian folk art, particularly from the northeast. Its permanent...
Espaço Museu Da República
The screening room located behind the dramatic Museu da República shows contemporary and vintage films of indie and world-cinema....
This atmospheric pay-by-weight restaurant serves up a good selection of Brazilian dishes by day, and transforms to a live music spot...
Estação República information
Lonely Planet review
Estação's buffet table is a neighborhood institution, featuring an extensive selection of salads, meats, pastas and vegetables. After 6pm the restaurant offers all-you-can-eat pastas, pizzas and crepes (R$20).