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Casa Daros - CLOSED

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There is no Casa Daros anymore!

Unfortunately, it has shut down it's doors for the public on December 13th, 2015. It also used to... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2016
Sandra Z
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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Changing Exhibition - worth a visit

Casa Daros is a beautiful building with a nice courtyard. They have changing art exhibitions and... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2015
596nikiz
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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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10 Feb 2016
“There is no Casa Daros anymore!”
8 Jul 2015
“Great architecture - Ok expo”
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

Unfortunately, it has shut down it's doors for the public on December 13th, 2015. It also used to have a very good restaurant but ....

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Sandra Z
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Maybe I am not the "Modern Art" type of person but it seemed like Casa Daros would have so much more to offer, I expected the Made in Brasil expo to be a bit bigger or more impressive. The architecture is great and the courtyard...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Evelyn B
Reviewed 11 June 2015

I can summarize my visit to Casa Daros in one word: WHY? Why would someone spend six years and tens of millions of dollars to refurbish a 100-year-old orphanage to house 20-30 less than inspiring works of art? Why would an institution that claims to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
5  Thank Knownews
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Casa Daros is a beautiful building with a nice courtyard. They have changing art exhibitions and therefore it is good to check in advance if the current exhibition is to ones liking. I enjoyed the Exhibition "Made in Brasil" very much and can recommend it....More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank 596nikiz
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

It is a beatiful place inside and outside but their expositions (at least when I visited) were not interesting at all.

Thank Willian M
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Casa Daros is the pet project of another millionaire who wishes to return something to society by creating a cultural center. This is one of the very big ones, however, but as it is relatively new, it still does not have much of a permanent...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Frederico N
Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

Casa Daros is located in a beatifully restored 12 thousand square meter neoclassical building for the purpose to bring together nearly 1,2 thousand works from 117 Latin American artists, part of the Daros Collection in Zurich, Switzerland. The historic mansion was build in 1866 served...More

Thank rjdegen
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Casa Daros is a beautiful, well kept building in Rio de Janeiro. As a museum it helds interesting exhibitions at fair prices. The bistro is also a pleasent place with nice food.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank FannyMinerbo
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Super well-maintained art center, with a nice restaurant, museum store and nice expositions in a beautiful renovated old building. Worth visiting with friends and family with kids, all ages.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank mlent68
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Casa Daros is a nice space to visit if you are in Rio. An old school transformed in a cultural spot with professional people helping and guiding you in the vist. With a restaurant and a lunch place, is a nice place to visit see...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank AntonioFrega
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