Parque do Catete
Museu da República
The Museu da República, located in the Palácio do Catete , has been wonderfully restored. Built between 1858 and 1866 and easily...
Museu de Folclore Edison Carneiro
Created in 1968, this museum is an excellent introduction to Brazilian folk art, particularly that from the northeast. Its permanent...
Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Glória do Outeiro
This tiny church atop Ladeira da Glória commands lovely views out over Parque do Flamengo and the bay. Considered one of the finest...
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...
Parque do Catete information
The small landscaped park on the grounds of the Palácio do Catete provides a quiet refuge from the city. Its pond and shade-covered walks are popular with neighborhood strollers and children. Special performances in the park include concerts and plays.