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Catavento Cultural e Educacional

Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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I was not expecting much and it was a great afternoon with my family. It's about history and... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Andreas w
Sao Paulo, SP
Science museum for young and old

This is a very nice science museum. Larger and cheaper than the one in Santo André. It starts in... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Located in a Victorian-era structure reminiscent of Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, Catavento Cultural is chock-full of interactive, hands-on exhibits and educational activities for children. Subjects covered include space, wildlife, geography...more
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Praca Civica Ulisses Guimaraes | Palácio das Indústrias, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 03003-060, Brazil
+55(11) 3315-0051
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

I was not expecting much and it was a great afternoon with my family. It's about history and tech... nice for kids and adults. You almost forget that you are downtown São Paulo. Very affordable attraction. The only downside is the cafeteria, that can improve...More

Thank Andreas w
Reviewed 31 May 2018

This is a very nice science museum. Larger and cheaper than the one in Santo André. It starts in front of the magnificent building, where there are two old steam locomotives, an airplane, and a bunch of horse carriages, among other things. Inside, one finds...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This is a must if you're visiting SP with kids. Its totaly interactive and educative museum. You can spend hrs playing with the science. Good for kids and grown up ones. Very small kids (lower than 1 year) would not like it that much, but...More

Thank Nicodelaroche
Reviewed 7 March 2018

The Catavento museum is a very interesting place that offers many interactive activities. It is a good place to go with kids and its price is very chap. I recommend it! : )

Thank vinimarcusso210606
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Using common laws of physics and chemistry in participative experiments, the play-museum is fun for all ages. Kids 1-12 love it. Great place to spend time in Sao Paulo with a child.

Thank IsaiasC-SP
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Catavento Museum is very cool. Has several inventions and I liked it because it is very different from the other museums

Thank lucasvbertoni
Reviewed 26 February 2018

i really love this place beacause is very big and have pictures and statues and you can listen of second world war its very good attraction

Thank gusthavoyugo
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Catavento is a museum with a great variety of exhibts.I think it is a very good attraction for children.It shows some things related to Science!

Thank DanielaEmy0812
Reviewed 26 February 2018

the weathervane museum is cool,very intersting and beautiful. you take a picuters and have lots of fun.

Thank bruchiaparini
Reviewed 26 February 2018

i really love this place because is very big and have a pictures,statues and you can climb a wall listen of the second world war its a very good attraction.

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Response from Juliano Adolfo F | Reviewed this property |
Se tiver tempo, recomendo deixar para comer no Mercado Municipal, que fica do outro lado da avenida do Estado. São 10 minutos de caminhada. Você aproveita e conhece dois ícones de São Paulo no mesmo dia.