Mario de Andrade Library, Sao Paulo

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The largest public library in the city, Sao Paulo’s Mario de Andrade Library serves a dual purpose as an important cultural institution and an intriguing attraction for visitors. Situated in a downtown Art Deco building replete with stark stone columns and flanked by palms and coconut trees, the library is considered to be one of the city’s architectural style icons. Before you head to Sao Paulo, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Sao Paulo tour itinerary planner , to make sure you see all that Sao Paulo has to offer, including Mario de Andrade Library.
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  • If you are going through downtown São Paulo, this library is a great place to stop. Whether you want to find a good book or just soak in the atmosphere of the old building, its great!   more »
  • The place is Just beautiful, clean and calm. The employees are Very kind and available. There's a fantastic view of the sorroundings from the 3rd floor. Worth a visit!!  more »
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  • Nice architecture, free WiFi and lots of spots to read. Small expositions from time to time. Worth a visit!
  • Named after one of the Brazilian modernism biggest names is also one of the state main public library. It is second to none in Brazil. Unfortunately it is not 24/7 anymore, so check the hours. No parking nearby.
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