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Pernambuco House of Culture, Recife

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Recife’s former House of Detention is an unusual home for a shopping mall. Craft shops, galleries, and coffee shops occupy old cells, while one has retained its original features to remind you of the building’s macabre past. As well as an outdoor food court where you can try typical delicacies of the region, you will find an internet cafe, research rooms, a theater, and the offices of various cultural organizations. Pernambuco House of Culture also plays host to a variety of events throughout the year including concerts, folklore demonstrations, and artistic performances. With our world travel planner, Recife attractions like Pernambuco House of Culture can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • This space was a chain that gave way to a craft centre. Good, diverse and affordable prices. Beautiful pieces, nice place to meet and buy souvenirs.
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  • Despite the time until the 18 hs, the 15 hours of a Saturday had very few shops open. Despite having lift, accessibility on entry eh hard. In Some friendly cozy shops. Good party favors at affordable prices.
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  • It is a walk for those who like to craft. The site has a lot of crafts and is quite simple. I confess that I could visit other sites in the city. But it was worth it to meet up in order to give an opinion.
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