Pinacoteca do Estado
Memorial da Resistência
Inside Estação Júlio Prestes, the powerful Memorial da Resistência includes occupying cells where dissidents were tortured during...
Estação da Luz
Across the street from the Parque da Luz sits Estação da Luz , a classic late-Victorian train station constructed with materials...
Museu da Língua Portuguesa
Half of Estação da Luz has been given over to this museum, with fascinating permanent exhibits documenting the rise of the Brazilian...
Sala São Paulo
Excellent classical-music venue in refurbished train station Estação Júlio Prestes.
Success has been good to the little Peruvian restarant that could. Expanded, remodeled and borderline too classy for the dicey...
Praça da Luz 2 · interesting places nearby
Pinacoteca do Estado information
This elegant neoclassical museum houses an excellent collection of Brazilian – and especially Paulista – art from the 19th century to the present, including works by big names such as Portinari and Di Cavalcanti. There is a lovely cafe that faces adjacent Parque da Luz.