Avenida Republica do Chile 65
Rio de Janeiro


coordinates: -22.9093037,-43.1795311
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Building names(s): Petrobras Tower
Architect/Designer: Roberto Gandolfi
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Leigh Tay

Completion date: 1969

function(s): commercial, tower

building height: 108.38 m

getting there:

underground station: cairoca – exit and head towards the Avenida Republica do Chile, the building is to the west (look up and you won’t miss it).

Note: The recesses in the facade was to allow for the Roberto Burle Marx “Hanging gardens” .