Prédio da Petrobas



Built in 1969, is the headquarters of the state oil company. A 26 flat concrete and steel building. It was designed by Roberto Gandolfi, with metal feet and hollow pillars allowing Roberto Burle Marx to make ​​hanging gardens. All this makes this building is one of the most interesting. The plot design was a national competition conducted by the Institute of Architects of Brazil (IAB)

Type: Building

Year built:1967

Address: avenida república do chile 65 20031-170

Area: Santa Teresa, Centro, Gávea, Lapa

Author: Oscar Niemeyer

Style: Modern movement

Area of interest: Architecture

Services: Government

How to get there:
Closest station: Carioca LL1
Other stations: Carioca LL2 Cinelândia LL1