Museu Chácara do Céu

Art patron and amateur, the businessman Raimundo de Castro Maya (1894-1968) was one of the best collections of contemporary art in Brazil due to multiple trips to Paris, where he was born. The collection is presented in this modernist building surrounded by a garden. Matisse, Picasso, Dali, Seurat, Miro Brazilians together WITHGuignard, Di Cavalcanti, Portinori ... Furthermore maps from 17th and 18th centuries are exposed and remarkable serie of Debret Baptiste (1768-1848).

Type: Monument

Year built:1876

Address: Rua Murtinho Nobre 93 RJ, 20241-050


email:[email protected]

Opening times:we-mon: 12h-17h

Style: Modern movement, Contemporary

Area of interest: Architecture, History, Painting

Services: Museum

How to get there:
Closest station: Glória LL1
Other stations: Glória LL2