The cultural spaces and centers of Rio have established themselves as places of leisure, culture and entertainment for people of all tastes, but especially those interested in Brazilian and Latin American modern and contemporary art.

Among the many cultural centers in the area, the most important are:

  • MAR (Museu de Arte do Rio)
  • MAM (Museu de Arte Moderna)
  • Caixa Cultural
  • CCBB (Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil)
  • CCC (Centro Cultural dos Correios)
  • Casa Franca Brasil
  • Paço Imperial

Their geographic proximity allows participants in this program to take in some of the best works of Brazilian modern and contemporary art while enjoying the opportunity to appreciate the center’s 19C architecture and modern reurbanization efforts undertaken for the 2016 Olympic Games.

  • Full day (8hrs): USD140,00.*
  • Half day (4hrs): USD100,00.*

*Program fees are are for private walking tours (up to 4 Km) with groups of up to four people and include museum entrance tickets.  Tours for larger groups can be arranged for an additional fee of USD25,00 (half day) or USD35,00 (full day)  per person.  Private transportation can also be arranged at an additional cost.

*Not available on Mondays (cultural centers closed).