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The Northeast Sights

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  • Rua Senador Pompeu 350 Map It
  • Centro

Updated 04/29/2013

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Originally a prison, this building was structurally changed in 1850 along simple, classical lines. It's now the home of the state tourism center, with handicraft stores as well as the Museu de Minerais (Mineral Museum) and the Museu de Arte e Cultura Populares (Popular Art and Culture Museum), whose displays of local crafts and sculptures are interesting.

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Rua Senador Pompeu 350, Fortaleza, 60025-000, Brazil

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Sight Details:

  • R$2
  • Weekdays 8–6, Sat. 8–4, Sun. 8–noon

Updated 04/29/2013


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