Avenida Rio Branco

The Avenida Rio Branco, formerly Avenida Central, is a major road in . It was built as the leading brand of the urban reform carried out by the mayor Pereira Passos in early 20th century.It is one of the main thoroughfares of the city, being the scene of many important events.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is a cultural organization of the Banco do Brasil based in with centers in , , and . Photo: Marcus Guimarães, CC BY 2.0.

Church
The dedicated to Our Lady of Mount Carmel, is an old Carmelite church which served as cathedral of from around 1808 until 1976. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Theatre
The is an opera house in the district of , Brazil. Photo: Christian Córdova, CC BY 2.0.

Museum
Photo: Fulviusbsas, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a neighborhood in the of , . Photo: Thiago Souza, CC0.

Quarter
is a region in , , but not officially recognized as a neighborhood, and officially forming part of the Centro neighborhood.

Suburb
is a neighborhood of , . Its population in 2000 was 2186.

Avenida Rio Branco

Latitude
-22.9044° or 22° 54' 15.8" south
Longitude
-43.1776° or 43° 10' 39.3" west
Open Location Code
589R3RWC+6X
Elevation
45 metres (148 feet)
Geo­Names ID
7279516

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