Tuesday through Sunday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
* Entry will be permitted up to 15 minutes before closing.

Closed Mondays and on the following holidays: Carnival Tuesday, December 24, 25 and 31 and January 1.

Please see scheduling options for schools and special groups. Tel: (21) 2490-4013/3278/2429


Permanent exhibit
Adults - R$ 12.00
Students (Brazilian) - R$ 6.00
Seniors (Brazilian) - R$ 6.00
Seniors (Foreign) - R$ 12.00
Children under 6 - Free

Temporary exhibits - GVB Art Gallery
Adults - R$ 4.00
Students (Brazilian) - R$ 2.00
Seniors (Brazilian) - R$ 2.00
Seniors (Foreign) - R$ 4.00
Children under 6 - Free
Admission to the permanent exhibits includes the right to visit the temporary exhibits in the GVB Gallery at no additional cost.

Brazilian citizens admitted free of charge on Wednesdays in 2012.

Free Admission: the Museum sponsors various programs that include free admission for students and participants in social projects. Find out more about these programs in the Museum reception area, or by contacting the Museum at (21) 2490-4013/3278/2429 or by email (