Located in Santa Teresa hill, Parque das Ruínas have one of the most beautiful view of the neighborhood and a Cultural Centre with programming for all the family.
The program is perfect to relax, date or talk overlooking the beautiful scenery of downtown and Guanabara bay. For those who wants to have fun with the family, the place is also perfect, because the Cultural Centre of the park is for free and intense like exposition, theater for kids, performances by circuses and music. Saturdays and Sundays, there are special programming for kids and a great breakfast served by the local coffee shop.
The Cultural Centre Parque das Ruínas was the house of a big Maecenas of Belle Époque carioca, Laurinda Santos Lobo. Known as the “marechala da elegância”, Laurinda used to meet intellectuals and artists on the magnificent premises of the palace, that today uis one of the most beautiful winning projects of the architect Ernani Freire and house experimental works of art. Unmissable!