Casa das Tulhas
Museu de Artes Visuais
There’s a fine collection of old azulejos, engravings, sculptures and paintings at the Visual Arts Museum.
Casa de Nhôzinho
At the eclectic and fascinating Casa do Nhôzinho, you can see a collection of ingenious fish traps, rooms of Maranhão indigenous...
Centro de História Natural e Arqueologia do Maranhão
Interesting exhibits of artifacts from Maranhão's indigenous cultures past and present, from contemporary feather adornments to ancient...
A frenetically popular club in the Centro Histórico. The downstairs operates as a disco with DJs from all over Brazil (and occasionally...
Pizzeria del Centro
With Italian owners and an Italian pizzaiolo , the pizzas here live up to expectations – and the caipirinhas far exceed them! The isca...
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Lonely Planet review
This 19th-century market building now trades in an interesting variety of typical Maranhão crafts and foods, from dried prawns and Brazil nuts to an artificially colored purple cassava liquor called tiquira . It also has a couple of bars that get animated in late afternoon.