Catete Palace: Museum of the Republic
It used to be the residence of the brazilian presidents up to the 1960's, it is within a walking distance from the building.
O Palácio do Catete fica a 15 minutos a pé - com um muesu, cinema de arte e livraria, alem de um lindo jardim para passear. The Catete Palace, with a museum, art cinema, bookstore, and a lovely garden, is a 15 minute walk away.
Museum - Museu The Catete Palace is an urban mansion in Rio de Janeiro's Catete neighborhood. The property stretches from Rua do Catete (Catete Street) to Praia do Flamengo (Flamengo Beach). Construction began in 1858 and ended in 1867. From 1894 to 1960, it was Brazil's presidential palace and…
Former presidential palace, before the capital of Brazil was moved to Brasilia. Features gardens and a small movie theather