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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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  • I've been to the Luiz Gonzaga museum in Exu itself, and I gotta tell you that this place is actually better than the museum at his original house! The collection is bigger, but of course he deserves e...  more »
  • Knowledge of the art and culture of the honorees, their duties, their customs and reality of your entire route from childhood to your fame.
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  • The attendance at the Museum is excellent, in addition to the value of the ticket that is negligible. The exhibited works, both of Luiz Gonzaga, Elba Ramalho and the itinerant exhibition, are very tasteful. Excellent ride.
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