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Museu da Casa Brasileira

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Great overview of story of design

From lights to chairs and more the museum offers a great overview of the evolution of design in... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2017
Dominique L
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An unexpected gem

I had not planned visiting this museum but passed in front and thought that I might as well take a... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Joao Pessoa, PB
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8 Jan 2017
“Great overview of story of design”
6 Jan 2017
“An unexpected gem”
First museum in Brazil dedicated to Architecture and Design, MCB presents temporary exhibitions and holds a collection of Brazilian furniture from the 17th century to the present time. The museum´s main features are MCB Design Award, an annual...more
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Avenida Brigadeiro Faria Lima 2705, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01452-000, Brazil
+55 11 3032-3727
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

From lights to chairs and more the museum offers a great overview of the evolution of design in Brazil. And it is free on Sundays!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Dominique L
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I had not planned visiting this museum but passed in front and thought that I might as well take a look. The Museum is an old mansion which belonged to a rich family from the city. The museum contains much of the original furniture, porcelain...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank ireland_timothy
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Has exhibits year long. Attached is restaurant which has delicious brazilian food. Nice garden to walk around. Easy to get to and from.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank KathrynC1514
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

If you want to visit a construction site which has one room exhibition including some photos and plates on the wall, this is the place. And even the lack of things to see, you will be charged full entry fee. Waste of money and time.More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Jyri K
MCB_SP, Coordenador de Comunicação at Museu da Casa Brasileira, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

During the period of October 31st and November 23rd, Museu da Casa Brasileira had their ground floor rooms closed to installation of new exhibitions. This inconvenience is necessary to the setting. The Museum, however, was still presenting another collection, "A Casa e a Cidade -...More

Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

It's a pleasure program to do with friends. The museum is simple but the restaurant is cozy and the food is a varied example of brazilian cuisine.

Thank CarlosC453
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

Nice old house turned to museum. Different exhibits and an interesting Brazilian furniture section, free during weekends.

Thank OctavioM36
Reviewed 7 November 2014

This former residence turned museum of architecture and design offers a glimpse into the architectural sensibility of local Paulistas [residents of Sao Paulo]. The current temporary exhibition has to do with the planning for exhibits at MASP [Modern Art (museum) of Sao Paulo]. There is...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank DB-Raw
Reviewed 24 October 2014

The museum itself is nice, with focus on design and architecture. At the back of it there's a fairly big garden and a nice restaurant that offers lunch and snacks/coffee/tea all day long.

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank Ana K
Reviewed 13 July 2014

located in the middle of a business centre Faria Lima avenue you can find a very good garden to relax , eat in an restaurant with sophisticated menu and see good design exhibitions .More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Lsl2013
MCB_SP, Comunicação at Museu da Casa Brasileira, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2014
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O MCB agradece a sua opinião e o tempo dedicado a deixar suas impressões para os próximos visitantes. Esperamos vê-la...More

Reviewed 26 July 2013

In a beautiful area, where one has the impression to be out of town, this institution is geared to present every Sunday Brazilian music for free. From classical to very pop, one has the chance of sampling all kinds of musical genders in a homely...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank norbafreund
MCB_SP, Comunicação MCB at Museu da Casa Brasileira, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2013

Thank you, Mr. Freund. Hope to see you again soon. Best, MCB

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Located just below important Paulista Avenue, Jardins
is the junction of four smaller neighbourhoods: Jardim
Paulista, Jardim América, Jardim Europa and Jardim
Paulistano. It is an upper-class area, offering a
variety of things to do, including shopping, museums
and parks. The neighbourhood is well known for “Oscar
Freire”– the most luxurious street in the city, packed
with high-end boutiques. In Jardins you will also find
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Response from MCB_SP | Property representative |
Olá Guilherme, tudo bem? Não aceitamos cachorros nas dependências do museu. Qualquer outra dúvida estamos à disposição. Att,
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