Museu da Língua Portuguesa
Estação da Luz
Across the street from the Parque da Luz sits Estação da Luz , a classic late-Victorian train station constructed with materials...
Memorial da Resistência
One wing of the Estação Júlio Prestes houses the Estação Pinacoteca , an annex of the Pinacoteca do Estado, which hosts two floors of...
Pinacoteca do Estado
This elegant neoclassical museum houses an excellent collection of Brazilian – and especially Paulista – art from the 19th century to...
Sala São Paulo
Excellent classical-music venue, renowned for its fine acoustics, in refurbished train station Estação Júlio Prestes.
Great-value Peruvian classics like ceviche and lomo saltado await adventurous travelers at this unsigned authentic 2nd-floor dive in...
Praça da Luz · interesting places nearby
Museu da Língua Portuguesa information
Half of Estação da Luz has been given over to this museum, with fascinating permanent exhibits documenting the rise of the Brazilian language as distinct from European Portuguese, as well as creative temporary installations celebrating Brazilian literature. Note, though, that all accompanying signs are (ironically?) in Portuguese only.