It is a old library built when Rio was the capital of the Portuguese Empire. It is built on a gothic-manuelin style, the interior makes Hogwarts library seems like simple. Worth a visit!
February 12, 2018
Beautiful Antique Library
August 16, 2016
It is the oldest association established by the Portuguese in Brazil after independence in 1822. Its headquarters, built in Neo-Manueline, it was inaugurated by Princess Isabel in 1887 and holds about 350,000 volumes (thousands of rare books).
May 29, 2016
The library started forming in 1830s and moved to its current location in 1887. The architecture is amazingly beautiful!
April 22, 2016
lindíssimo/ very beautiful, have a walk to Saara, the popular street market.