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Itau Cultural Institute

Closed Now: 09:00 - 20:00
Open today: 09:00 - 20:00
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Art accessible to all

I've been several times and I love coming back always. It has great temporary exhibitions and an... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Good summary of the history of Brazil

This institute displays the collection of the founder of the bank. Valuable documents and coins and... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
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taú Cultural is an institute dedicated to the research and production of content as well as mapping, fostering and dissemination of artistic and intellectual expressions. In this way, it contributes to the enhancement of the culture of a society as...more
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Avenida Paulista 149, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01311-000, Brazil
+55 11 21681777
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been several times and I love coming back always. It has great temporary exhibitions and an excellent collection of its own. It is also a good place to have a coffee and eat a snack.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ABorne
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This institute displays the collection of the founder of the bank. Valuable documents and coins and medals are in display and provide a good summary of the histor of Brazil. Not as heralded as other museums this collection provides a valuable addition. It also has...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

very diverse exhibitions from furniture, old maps to contemporary art and modern drawings and: for free !!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kr I
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I always like to visit Itau Cultural to take a peek at their carefully built/organized exhibitions. Plus: free entrance to the galleries.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RafaellaNunes
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I had never visited a place that had taken so much care to receive diverse visitors. You can find Sign language translations of the contents, braille and touchable materials, signaled paths for blind people. The staff was super kind and the exhibitions very interesting. It...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank dianalins
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This building houses a great little museum of early Brazilian history a well as some exhibition space and a nice café. Situated at the southern end of Paulista avenue, it is well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Occasional-Jetsetter
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place... supported by a huge Bank player, this place Always have good expositions, art and culture activities and movies festivals. What you pay for Parking your car is 13 brz for a 12h period. Great option for bringging people who dont live in the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MiltonKanno
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

What a lovely way to complement your visit to Av Paulista and learn Brazilian History and Culture through Braziliana Collection: maps, coins, books, artworks and so. No entrance fee, it a must to stop.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Rubpy
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I would never have thought of popping into this bank & up to the top two floors, if my Brazilian friend working around the corner had not stumbled upon this superb collection of money, prints and paintings from early times until now. Exquisitely curated ,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank TAoxford
Reviewed 14 November 2016

At the ground there is a permanent exhibition of Cartola - one of the first singers and composes of samba, who started singing in bars in late 1920s. All of his songs are about old Sao Paulo and broken hearts. Everybody had the heart broken...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Lena T
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