Museu Luiz Gonzaga, Caruaru

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Built in honor of the prominent Brazilian folk singer, songwriter, musician and poet, Museu Luiz Gonzaga, is also known as Museu do Forró, after the genre of music he most is associated with. The museum displays musical records, photographs , costumes, and instruments, including the last accordion played by 'the King of Baião.' As well as Gonzaga, you can learn about the local contemporary folk artists that earn Caruaru the nickname the 'Capital of Forró.' Plan to visit Museu Luiz Gonzaga and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Caruaru attractions using our Caruaru vacation trip planner.
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  • July 27, 2017
    Many belongings of Luiz Gonzaga. We know that we didn't know details. To admire and like Forro, it is very nice to know a little about this great artist. In addition, there is a little bit about the region is Elba Ramalho. The parking lot do not know if it works every day. Was closed and we had to park at another nearby.
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  • July 2, 2017
    The Capital of Forró had to have Gonzagão. The Museum is a beautiful trip on the life of the singer, who is the biggest star of this hot, pace the Forró.
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  • June 28, 2017
    Situated in the main space of the Park parties, Luis Gonzaga Museum offers the visitane a bit of the artist's life: their garments of presentations, their LPs, your dishes and even a sample of their favorite dishes. His portraits of a man who had the joy of singing in that set of exposure makes it clear to your continuance as a great artist of the Northeast popular culture that he spread across the country.
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The most populous city in the interior of the state, Carauru offers a selection of long-established accommodations. In the center, attractive hotels line the edges of public plazas, providing rooms with good views of the city's best architecture. South of the river, find a greater selection of budget-friendly accommodations, with plenty of hostels and simple hotels to choose from. If you're ready to get out and explore the surrounding landscape, consider staying at one of the motels located on the highways that head north-south and east-west through town, connecting to some of the region's best scenery.
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