Time: 45 mins
The Biblioteca Nacional on the Av Rio Branco - the national library of Brazil - looks after nine million books, including treasures of world literature, in its Classical-style building dating from 1910. Discover its beautiful interiors with a tour of the building, in English, at 1pm.
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