Casa dos Bonecos Gigantes, Recife
(3.9/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
At Carnival an army of giant Olinda heads parade the city streets. Each head portrays a celebrity icon, a famous politician, or a fictional character from a film or book. No matter the subject matter, it is a fantastically silly spectacle that's a cultural phenomenon specific to Brazil. Lucky for you, Casa dos Bonecos Gigantes is open all year long. There you can view past heads and even try on a few for size. The outlandish expressions on the head's faces are sure to bring a smile to yours as you pose for photo after photo between the gigantic craniums. Plan your Casa dos Bonecos Gigantes visit and explore what else you can see and do in Recife using our Recife holiday planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • For fans of the giant puppets of Olinda, can't lose. A place full of dolls to shoot is to have fun with them.
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  • I went with my mom and we took lots of pictures. There are puppets of local, national and international people.
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  • The location is very interesting to meet the famous giant puppets, including has the presentation of the frevo dance.
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  • Vale à pena visitar!
  • Casa dos personagens do carnaval
  • Muito legal.