Flamengo Park 3.0 rating

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Sprawling over 1.2 million sq metres along Guanabara Bay from Botafogo beach to Glória Marina, the Flamengo Park is the largest public park in Rio de Janeiro. The Modernist landscaped gardens with broad walkways have been designed by Roberto Burle Marx on the former São Antônio hill footprint and have various monuments such as the Monumento Nacional aos Mortos da II Guerra Mundial (Monument to the Dead of World War II). The Museum of Modern Art and the Carmen Miranda Museum are also on the grounds of the park.



About Flamengo Park

 along the bay between Flamengo and Glória

Flamengo Park and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Old Cathedral

Old Cathedral(1.8 km)
The Old Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro is an 18th century church dedicated to Our Lady of Mount Carmel, that served as the cathedral of Rio de Janeiro from 1808 until 1976.

Santa Teresa

Santa Teresa(1.7 km)
Santa Teresa is a hill-side neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, known for its winding, narrow alleys lined with 19th – 20th century mansions of the wealthy.

Gloria Church

Gloria Church(0.3 km)
Gloria Church, also known as Outeira da Gloria, is a small but interesting church built in 1739 atop Gloria Hill that was visible to arriving sailors sailing into Guanabara Bay.

Glória Inlet

Glória Inlet(0.1 km)
Gloria Inlet is a beautiful spot for a stroll along the bank of Guanabara Bay.

Guanabara Palace

Guanabara Palace(2.3 km)
The Guanabara Palace, formerly palace of the Imperial Princess, is now the governor's office.

Tiradentes Palace

Tiradentes Palace(1.7 km)
The magnificent Tiradentes Palace is the seat of the Legislative Assembly of the State of Rio de Janeiro.

National Museum of Fine Arts

National Museum of Fine Arts(1.2 km)
Modeled on the Louvre in Paris, the National Museum of Fine Arts in Rio de Janeiro houses an important collection of Brazilian art.

Tram Museum

Tram Museum(1.3 km)
The small Tram Museum has photos of and artifacts from the glory days when trams were all over Rio, including some models of old tramcars and lots of electrical equipment.

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