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Museu Luiz Gonzaga, Caruaru
(4.7/5 based on 180 reviews on the web)
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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  • Beautiful and charming Museum. It tells the story of the little Princess of the Wild, through many pictures and handmade pieces. Great place to hang out with family and friends.
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  • This space houses three museums. By Luiz Gonzaga, Elba Ramalho and clay! Well organized and beautiful pottery pieces. Have to pay 2.00. Just missed a monitor inside the Museum, explaining about the spaces!
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  • super beautiful Museum, shows a little of the history of caruaru, there we found a bit of craft in the city of caruaru, excellent to go with the family.
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