Casa da Cultura de Paraty, Paraty

Casa da Cultura de Paraty occupies a historic 18th century house originally built in 1754 and opened to the public in 2004. It houses a permanent exhibition about the local history and culture. In the Salon of Indigenous Culture, visitors can see the “carpets” made of colored sawdust and flower petals used during the festival of Corpus Christi in June. It also offers a variety of temporal exhibitions and concerts during the year. A variety of musical and literary events take place here for you to enjoy, along with a library to peruse and small bar where you can enjoy a nice coffee. One of the permanent exhibits is interactive, where you can watch and listen to locals giving testimonials of their experience living in Paraty. You can also purchase items from the locals, which helps to support small business. Add Casa da Cultura de Paraty and other attractions to your Paraty trip itinerary using our Paraty road trip planner.
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  • This House is very beautiful and the exhibitions we could visit were very well organized and with wonderful pieces. Also point to the friendly service.
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  • On site there are some exhibitions and tourist information about the city. Is a historical mansion with works and a lot of wealth.
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  • I went with my kids the House of culture, the site is well located, but without attractions that draw attention, I think poe Paraty be a city with a visiracao should have other things more,
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  • A great place to learn about some of the history of Paraty. Also to view some great local art.
  • They have several halls with expositions a Nice small café and also a theater. But should be much better used. Worth a visit and it is free entrance
  • Nice space.. there could be more audio visual options
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