Casa de Nhôzinho
Museu de Artes Visuais
There’s a fine collection of old azulejos, engravings, sculptures and paintings at the Visual Arts Museum, which has been under...
Casa do Maranhão
Former customs house, built in 1983 and now restored for uses that are still to be become apparent
Casa das Tulhas
This 19th-century market building now trades in an interesting variety of typical Maranhão crafts and foods, from dried prawns and...
Bar do Nelson
Bar do Nelson is the most famous reggae spot in town and is good for live music and dancing. This is a second location along the lively...
A relaxingly informal café with decent coffee, French breads and pastries.
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Casa de Nhôzinho information
At the eclectic and fascinating Casa do Nhôzinho, you can see a collection of ingenious fish traps, rooms of Maranhão indigenous artisanry, and hosts of colorful, delicate Bumba Meu Boi figurines made by the 20th-century master artisan Mestre Nhôzinho.