Museu Histórico e Artístico do Estado de Maranhão
In a restored 1836 mansion, the Museu Histórico e Artístico is set out as it might have been in days of yore, displaying all the...
Cafua das Mercês
In a building that was once a holding facility for slaves newly arrived from Africa, this museum has a small but interesting exhibition...
Centro de Cultura Popular Domingos Vieira Filho
An impressive 19th-century mansion houses three fascinating floors of exhibits on São Luís’ festivals – Carnaval, Bumba Meu Boi and...
This legitimate vegetarian buffet is a real treat for vegetarians who have been surviving on cheese sandwiches.
Rua Genésio Rego 185 · interesting places nearby
A Varanda information
The lush patio and excellent fish, shrimp and beef dishes make up for the slow service at this restaurant set in its owner's home. It's 4km east of the historic center: take a 'Vicente Fiaro' or 'Santa Clara' bus from the Terminal de Integração, get off at CEFET and take your first right.