Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niterói

Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niterói

Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niterói
4.5
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Perched on a cliff above a beach, this striking, flyer-saucer-like building houses contemporary art and enjoys splendid views across the bay.
Duration: 1-2 hours
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TandTSwitzerland
Zurich, Switzerland1,175 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2021 • Family
Located in Niteroi, about half an hour drive from Rio, located in a very beautiful site overlooking the bay of Rio, with view to the sugar loaf. The architecture of the museum is really outstanding and a master piece of Niemeyer, definitely worth a visit! The exhibitions are also interesting but less than the architecture.
My favorite site to visit in Rio!
Written 11 May 2024
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Niteroi, RJ9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2022 • Solo
Am absolutely beautiful piece of modernist architecture - sadly on the day I visited they’re were tacky banners hung on the building destroying the aesthetics . Very poor decision making by management

Other than that once the banners and unsightly garbage is removed well worth a visit
Written 12 April 2022
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PrestonGuild
United Kingdom55,915 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2019
This is a beautiful museum to look at. Shaped like a saucer and we found a rather scenic way to get there. A mixture of ferry and Uber.

There are great views that can be had from here.

As for the museum, what a disappointment. There is so much space to fill and what they filled it with showed a lack of imagination.
Written 22 September 2020
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Zeituni
Jerusalem, Israel1,647 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020
Situated in Niteroi, suburb of Rio. Interesting design and nice view of Rio de Janeiro and of some Favela
Written 27 February 2020
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vakamalua
reston, va601 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
This site of this museum perched on a cliff and looking back at Rio is reason enough to visit this glorious building designed by the genius, Oscar Neimeyer. We also really enjoyed the interesting interactive exhibits. Must see...
Written 17 February 2020
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Ralph C
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2019 • Couples
The MAC is a must visit when in Niteroi. Set in a beautiful location, the museum offers amazing views in every direction for photos or just spending quiet time to absorb the special vibe. You will not regret a visit to this iconic museum.
Written 16 February 2020
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kdeli
Agia Paraskevi, Greece1,666 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2019
Very impressive building. The view from the forecourt is nice. You have a different view from Rio. The Exhibits were, we can say, alternative. We like them. It is another point of view for modern art.
Written 4 February 2020
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LauraGrace1126
Elkhorn, WI500 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
Oh my! Such an incredible piece of architecture and an abomination of a museum. The “art” was a joke. Don’t bother spending the time inside. Total waste!
Written 25 January 2020
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Excursion4464
9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019
it was raining when we were in Rio so we had to forget beach and look for culture - and it proved to be advantage as it allowed us to go to Niteroi and visit this museum. Just go there, its amazing. And make sure to visit the coffeeshop/restaurant - it will prove the impact of good architecture on good living
Written 16 October 2019
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Mary D
Detroit, MI24 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
June 2019
The museum building is historic and well known as a cultural icon due to its unusual design. I was also quite delighted to find some excellent exhibitions there. It was disappointing that the water feature at the bottom of the building (a reflecting pool) was not working on that day, but I also really enjoyed a coffee and pastry in the cafe at the lower level.
Written 10 July 2019
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