How to arrive

Biblioteca Nacional - Headquarters Building

Biblioteca Nacional - Headquarters

Means of transportation



Cinelândia Station. Use exit C - Pedro Lessa


Choose bus lines with route running through Rio Branco Avenue.


There is a bicycle lane, for those who come from the South Zone, and a bicycle station from Bike Rio, in Cinelândia, subject to availability.


It is better to avoid coming by car, but there is an underground parking at Mahatma Gandhi Square. Consult the functioning schedule and value.

Surrounding area:

The Brazilian National Library is located in the historical center of Rio de Janeiro, next to Municipal Theater, Pedro Ernesto Palace (Rio de Janeiro City Hall), Cultural Center of Federal Justice and MNBA - National Museum of Fine Arts. Walking approximately for 10 minutes you can meet other touristic attractions of the city, as MAM- Museum of Modern Art, Convent of Saint Antonio, Metropolitan Cathedral, CCBB and Paço Imperial.

How to arrive