Market in Caruaru

Feira de Caruaru

This enormous market is the largest in the Northeast and has become a popular tourist attraction. It’s busiest on Saturday. Among the thousands of stalls selling flowers, shoes, food, medicinal herbs, clothes and ho…
Museum in Caruaru

Museu do Barro e do Forró

Inside the municipal cultural center there are two worthwhile museums. The Museu do Forró holds every bit of memorabilia on Luiz Gonzaga, the father of forró, that it could get its hands on – including the pajamas h…
Museum in Caruaru

Museu Casa do Mestre Vitalino

The Museu Casa do Mestre Vitalino contains tools, personal effects, and copies of some of the famous pieces from Mestre Vitalino (1909–63), Caruaru's original ceramic-figurine genius.