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Martinelli Building

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Dec 12, 2018
“This was once the tallest building in the city”
Feb 18, 2018
“It is now closed!”
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Avenida Sao Joao 35, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01035-000, Brazil
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

The Martinelli Building is in the center of São Paulo and has incredible architecture. From there you can see a very large part of the city. It's a beautiful view. There is a story teller about the building, which tells you the most important and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ABorne
Reviewed February 18, 2018

I would say 4-5 stars for the building which is really nice, a 1929 art deco tall building with a mansion on top that you can see well from Banespa building (paying visit, not free as some guidebooks say), but 1 star for the visit...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank TravelingCat22
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Go to the website posted in info here on TA and see the announcment under "Visitas" with message that translates to : "VISITATION IS SUSPENDED FOR AN INDETERMINATED TIME FOR INTERNAL USE OF SÃO PAULO URBANISMO. THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING." Otherwise, its another business office...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Myinbox125
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We saw the Martinelli Building whilst on a tour. A historical building with an interesting history. You used to be able to go up the top for free however this is no longer the case as of recently - shame as the view would be...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank BagpussMidlands
Reviewed March 31, 2017

When I got to the entrance of the building, I went to ask how do I get to the roof and they told me that they are no longer allowing visit to the roof. That they do not know when they will start again the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Jose B
Reviewed March 14, 2017

A place I took friends when they come to visit. Free, usually no lines, great view. Keep an eye ( better TWO) on your children: the walls are low and easy to climb on them!!!!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Vera4656
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

You should go to the side of the building, door number 35, is for free and it is nice to have a view from there.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank aliriop512
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Great views and Free!! Really nice views and you can walk all around the top. Nice architecture on the building itself. Great for photos!

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Senhorpowers
Reviewed January 11, 2017

Martinelli Building is not the tallest building in SP but is the tallest open for visitors. It's free and you'll find a beautiful lookout of the whole city, even the skyline of the Paulista Avenue. I was there in an afternoon of a week day...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Datise
Reviewed December 27, 2016

It's a historical building where you can visit the rooftop. The rooftop was home to a very wealthy family in the past, so it's a place rich in details to see. It has a gorgeous view of the city and it's not near as packed...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Republica
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was once a fancy residential area. República Square
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can see the city from the 42nd floor. The Copan
Building also deserves a close look, with 1,160
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