MIS Museum in Copacabana is Delayed Again

By Patrick Eccles-Williams, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The much anticipated inauguration of the new Museu da Imagem e do Som (MIS, or the Museum of Image and Sound) in Copacabana continues to be delayed. The initial opening date was set for the end of 2012, and it now is clear that the construction of the new building is not close to being ready for the World Cup either.

The museum, which currently has its collections split between two locations – one in Praça XV (Centro) and the other in Lapa – is seen as an important part of . . .

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