Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, Sao Paulo

Housing an impressive collection of over 8,000 works, Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP ranks among the largest and most comprehensive museums of Western art in Latin America. The collection features European paintings, sculptures, drawings, engravings, and decorative arts. The French and Italian schools form the main body of the collection, followed by Spanish, Portuguese, Flemish, Dutch, English, and German masters. The museum also keeps a large collection of Brazilian, African, Asian, and North American art. The main body of the building, supported by two lateral beams standing over 74 m (243 ft) of freestanding space, is considered a landmark of the city and a major symbol of modern Brazilian architecture. Check the museum’s official website for a detailed list of upcoming exhibitions and other cultural events. Put Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP at the forefront of your travel plans using our Sao Paulo trip app .
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  • This was an interesting museum. To walk the entire building takes less than an hour. It is ok nothing breathtaking.  more »
  • MASP has a very nice collection, but let’s face it: the single room display is confusing and not didactic at all. And the glass frames, although well arranged, are pretty dangerous to elderly people.....  more »
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  • Museum of art of São Paulo is a great place to spend the Sunday with the family, you can find a great variety of different contemporary arts. What I like about this place is that you are near of everything, very well centered and located. This is a family friendly place, clean and safe. I highly recommend museum of art of São Paulo.
  • The building itself is a landmark for the city. It has beautiful art from major artists, and the way the art is displayed is original and gorgeous. Do not miss the opportunity to visit it, and see and learn with its beautiful masterpieces.
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