Culture, arts & entertainment: things to do in Rio De Janeiro


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Estimated cost Free Estimated duration 2-3 hours Distance away Less than a mile away
The Museo de Arte do Rio is free to visit each Tuesday from 10am to 5pm. At the museum at Praça Mauá, meander through centuries of art and discover the story of the city and the people who have lived here - then get another unique view of the city from its iconic rippling roof terrace.
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