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Museu Cais do Sertao, Recife

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  • It's a very nicely restored old dock, with a huge collection of Pernambuco artesanato (arts & craft). Definitely worth a visit. And it located on the waterfront in old down-town.  more »
  • Although I really love brazilian culture, Gonzaga and forró (music), I thought this installation isn't too clear for foreigners who has no idea what it's all about. It begins with an amazing video wit...  more »
  • Cais do Sertão is just a few steps from Marco Zero Square in Old Recife. It displays a colorful exhibit of regional music, focusing mostly on the famous singer and musician Luiz Gonzaga. Several inter...  more »
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  • Great museun. It shows a great deal of Pernambuco's customs
  • It's a museum that shows the history of a popular rhythm called forró
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