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Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo

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Pinacoteca is a museum of visual arts, with emphasis on Brazilian production since the nineteenth century. It belongs to the São Paulo State Secretariat of Culture. It was founded in 1905 by the State Government of São Paulo and it is the oldest art...more
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Praca da Luz 2, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01120-010, Brazil
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All reviews brazilian art da luz beautiful building permanent collection old building di cavalcanti paintings and sculptures art museum nice museum worth a visit great art train station portuguese language take your time nice place to visit be careful paulo
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great collection of Brazilian art, and building architectured by Pritzker winner Paulo Mendes da Rocha.

Thank Luis A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pinacoteca is one of the most beautiful places for Arts exhibits. Its architecture is a must see for itself. It has permanent exhibits and seasonal ones. The gift shop is wonderful. Also the coffee shop has view of Luz Park which is also worth a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who loves art is gonna get in loved, there are a lot of kinds of artists and from different countries. There are a variety of styles, not only pictures but also art in movement combined with music.

Thank Reynaparadigma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small visual arts museum has some great pieces of art by Brazilian artists. The building is amazing and just across from Luz train station.

Thank blueshopcart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pinacoteca is one of my favorite place in SP. Close to the Luz Station, easy to get there. During the week is donation so no excuse. Always a different show. The building for itself is so fresh and beautiful and inspiring!

1  Thank hytaca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice art museum with extraordinary pieces of great artists, with which you may learn about local history. This building is located in front of the Luz Station and nearby a park, with old and nice trees, that requires improvement and care from...More

Thank 650Daisy
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I was so seriously unimpressed with this little museum that I wrote the cruise line demanding a refund for putting it on our day trip itinerary. Building was pretty.

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I usually visit the Pinacoteca once a year.Usually I go to see a specific exhibition, and then I always take a look at the permanent exhibition.Pinacoteca is one of my favourite museums in São Paulo.I like its architecture and atmosphere.It has a perfect mix of...More

1  Thank Marina T
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Big place and great architecture. it has a variety of expositions. there is a park near and it is close to the metro

Thank Paulo G
Reviewed 26 September 2018

A treasure of Brazilian art, both modern and old are housed side by side in this majestic building. The arrangement of Sculptures amid paintings and a pleasant interior courtyard make the experience much nicer.

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