Designed by Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer and inaugorated on his 99th birthday, the stark white dome of Museo Nacional contains 14,500 sq m (156,077 sq ft) of floor space, used for various interactive exhibitions. The museum forms the Cultural Complex of the Republic, together with the National Library. Use our Brasilia trip maker tool to add Museo Nacional and other attractions to your Brasilia vacation plans.
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The visit here really was just that "for the architecture" (a product of Oscar Niemeyer's "creative architectural" style in the city with many such buildings designed by him but each with its own... more »
Another increasingly iconic landmark of Brasilia, the National Museum is hard to miss! The building and surrounding plaza are perfectly scaled to give the sense of utter massiveness! A person feels.... more »
Neat place but next to nothing in terms of information about what they are using the space for. Worth checking out nevertheless.
The architecture of this museum is incredible was designed by the architect Oscar Niemeyer who designed all the “Plano Piloto Brasilia”. This Museum hosts expositions from local and international artists such as paintings and photography.
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