Casa do Pontal Museum

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Surrounded by a nine thousand square meters garden, the Casa do Pontal Museum showcases eight thousand sculptures and models made by 200 popular artists from every Brazilian region. 

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Works were collected by French designer Jacques Van de Beuque, throughout 50 years of research and travelling. The exhibition is divided by themes - cultural activities, festivities, religion and imagination ? the route through the gallery is marked by writings which give visitors the background on the artwork (in Portuguese, English and French). This is the largest popular art collection in Rio.

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General Information

Address: Pontal Road, 3295, Recreio dos Bandeirantes.
Phone: (+55 21) 2490-4013
Opening hours:

Tuesday to Sunday, from 9:30am to 5pm.

Secretaria de Cultura do Estado do Rio de Janeiro Petrobras

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