Palácio Tiradentes (Portuguese)
|Status||Chamber of Deputies of Brazil seat (1926–1960)|
Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro seat (1960–)
|Architectural style||Neoclassicism and Eclecticism|
|Location||Rio de Janeiro|
|Address||Rua Primeiro de Março|
|Inaugurated||6 May 1926|
|Owner||Rio de Janeiro state government|
|Design and construction|
The Palácio Tiradentes (Portuguese for "Tiradentes Palace") is a historic building in the Centro neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is named in honor of the Brazilian revolutionary Tiradentes. It was the former seat of the Chamber of Deputies of Brazil, between 1926 and 1960, and is the current seat of the Legislative Assembly of the State of Rio de Janeiro.
Gallery[change | change source]
Mural by Eliseu Visconti
Demonstration in favor of Getúlio Vargas, 1942
The old building, or Cadeia Velha, demolished in 1922
Statue in front of the Tiradentes Palace
References[change | change source]
- "História". ALERJ (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2022-04-09.
- "Linha do Tempo". Palácio Tiradentes (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on 2022-08-04. Retrieved 2022-04-09.
- "Assembleia Legislativa do Estado do Rio de Janeiro" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2022-04-09.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Palácio Tiradentes at Wikimedia Commons
Official website (in Portuguese)