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A theater that is part of Rio's history!

At busy Cinelândia area in Rio's downtown, you will find "Teatro Riachuelo Rio de Janeiro". The old... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
LuizDutraNeto
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Interesting

The Riachuelo Rio Theatre was inaugurated in August 2016 and occupies a building built in 1890. It... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Bruce H
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Brisbane, Australia
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24 Jul 2018
“A theater that is part of Rio's history!”
8 Sep 2017
“Interesting”
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

At busy Cinelândia area in Rio's downtown, you will find "Teatro Riachuelo Rio de Janeiro". The old theater, dating from 1890 and belonging to the former "Cassino Nacional Brasileiro", was totally restored and re-opened its doors in 2016. The original building was projected by acclaimed...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

The Riachuelo Rio Theatre was inaugurated in August 2016 and occupies a building built in 1890. It was listed by the Historical Patrimony, where a casino, theaters and cinemas have already functioned and was the scene of the first showing of a sound film in...More

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Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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