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Museu Oscar Niemeyer

Rua Marechal Hermes, 999 | Centro Civico, Curitiba, State of Parana 80530 230, Brazil
+55(41)33504400
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Ranked #2 of 136 attractions in Curitiba
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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20 reviews 20 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Fascinating space from outside from every angle. If you love photography this is a great place for photographs. Inside, not so much going on as far as the collections are concerned.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Just to a correct undestand of museum the eye is not correct the intention of mr Oscar was to reproduce a araucaria tree

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Curitiba, PR
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you like art and you are addicted to coffee, this is your place! You can also come during the weekends and see lots of people with their dogs on the Museum "backyard".

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The museum tour will take 2-3 hours if you want to see all the attractions. There are many interesting exhibitions although don't expect world-famous names in this place. There is a very small part of the exhibition dedicated to Oscar Niemeyer, consisting mostly of mock-ups of some of his designs. Most of all, the architecture of The Eye is breath-taking... More

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Gold Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We are not really into museums - however this was a different thing. The building is worth just going to have a look even if you do not go into the museum! The museum is cheap and good to take up an hour or so - but the main reason we went was because i thought you could go inside... More

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Foz do Iguacu, PR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This is certainly a "all afternoon" program: this great museum presents you with different expositions all year long. But besides that, it's also a city mark: the building is a design by the great brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer. Still, there is a very good café at its hall and a very nice park behind it, where you can have a... More

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This is a nice museum. Very interesting art work and definitely a must see if you happen to be in Curitiba

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

"The Eye " , MON Oscar niemeyer Museum is impressive how huge the building is and the way that was implemented. The interiour is faboulous , simple and complex because the view and proportions whose the construction is always provocating to the visitors to look outside in certain points of view. Good place to visit interior and exterior, take photos... More

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Glen Waverley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This was the best attraction in Curitiba (except for the Australia Vs Netherlands football match!). The restaurant/cafe was good, the entrance price is low, the exhibitions were great. I liked the moving images, but others liked the head-dresses and feathers, others the artwork. After these we walked to the lower ground level, read up on Oscar Niemeyer, and then followed... More

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

If there is one place I like to go is the eye. Oscar niemeyers museum is one of a kind. With loads of contemporary exihibitions but as well, well known artists. I have been there quite a few times and the exihibitions are always so interesting...a part of the whole art and that white tunel when you go in and... More

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