Museu do Índio explores the history and society of Native Brazilians, with 14,000 artifacts, 50,000 photographs and 200 audio-visual recordings. The garden has indigenous houses and courtyards which present the domestic life of the people.
Rua das Palmeiras 55 - Botafogo
Indian Museum and Nearby Attractions on Map
Cristo Redentor(2 km)
The towering statue of Christ the Redeemer standing with outstretched arms atop Corcovado overlooking the city is an iconic symbol of Rio de Janeiro.
Avenida Atlantica(2.3 km)
Avenida Atlantica is a 4 km long seaside stretch alongside Copacabana beach, spanning the entire length of the neighbourhoods of Copacabana and Leme.
Lagoa is a scenic neighbourhood with a lake, and home to Rio's rich and famous citizens.
Largo do Boticário(1.8 km)
The Largo do Boticário (Apothecary's Square) is a delightful square in the Cosme Velho neighborhood with preserved colonial style houses that date back to 1831.
Guanabara Palace(1.8 km)
The Guanabara Palace, formerly palace of the Imperial Princess, is now the governor's office.
Museu Villa-Lobos(0.1 km)
Museu Villa-Lobos is dedicated to the great Brazilian composer and founder of the Brazilian Academy of Music, Heitor Villa-Lobos, who wrote about 1000 pieces.
Oi Futuro(2.9 km)
Formerly a telephone museum, Oi Futuro now hosts a fine gallery with temporary exhibitions of digital art or art with interactive media.
Museum of Naïve Art(1.5 km)
The Museum of Naïve Art in Rio de Janeiro is the largest museum of its type in the world, with over 8000 pieces, representative of over 130 countries, with many pieces for sale.
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