You may not believe it, but you can find quiet places even in the turbulence of the capital of São Paulo.

If you like to read and would like to know calm places in São Paulo so that you can read and know new books, read our recommendations below and enjoy the tranquility of these spaces.


1) Library of the Villa-Lobos Park

Library of the Villa-Lobos Park

The Biblioteca do Parque Villa-Lobos has little existence. It was inaugurated in 2014 and is located inside Villa-Lobos Park, just next to Marginal Pinheiros, in the West Zone of São Paulo.

The space has four thousand square meters and its collection is constantly updated with new books of the most diverse genres. The space also has a large room for electronic games, and comfortable environments for reading books.


2) Cultural Center of São Paulo (CCSP)


The Cultural Center of São Paulo (CCSP) is located at Rua Vergueiro, a street of great movement of the city of São Paulo. The Cultural Center is a great place for people looking for quiet places to relax, and has several libraries and art exhibitions for its visitors.

At the Centro Cultural de São Paulo, you can sit down to relax, read a book, make an impromptu gathering of friends, and even have a relaxed coffee. The Terrace Cultural Center is also a great place for people who prefer to relax in the sunshine.


3) Trianon Park

Parque Trianon is located right in the center of the famous Paulista Avenue. It was opened in the late 19th century and welcomes many people who like to relax after lunch or in the late afternoon.

In Trianon Park, there are several stools that you can sit to read your book in peace, pushing away from your mind, the common corridor of Sao Paulo.


4) The São Paulo Library

The São Paulo Library is located in the district of Santanda, in the North Paulista Zone. The library was inaugurated in the year 2010 and, since its inception, is a great option in the capital for those who want to take the time to read a book in peace and quiet.

The São Paulo Library has more than four thousand square meters of built area and has a collection of more than 30 thousand books with contents that can please the most diverse types of readers.


5) Bookstore Culture of the National Assembly

One of the country’s largest bookstores, Livraria Cultura do Conjunto Nacional has a large space on the first floor so readers can sit and read a book for as long as it’s available.

The National Culture Bookstore is a great place to meet new books and other cultural materials, such as CD’s and DVD’s. Even vinyl records are sold in the bookstore space.


6) Mário de Andrade Library

Mário de Andrade Library

This famous library is located right in the center of São Paulo. The Mário de Andrade Library is the largest public library in the state capital.

And with so much space available, this is the ideal place for you who wants to read a good book in a quiet space that also allows you to know new works from a great collection.


7) Ibirapuera Park

Ibirapuera Park

If you are the kind of person who likes to read outdoors, Ibirapuera Park is a great option. The lawn of the park attracts readers of all ages to the center-south of São Paulo.

In addition to an immense green area, the park has areas dedicated to cycling, and also with race tracks. Some museums and an auditorium are also located in Ibirapuera Park.