Market in Lençóis

Mercado Cultural

For handicrafts made of local wood and stone, clay soaps, and semi-precious jewelry, stop by the beautiful old Mercado Cultural. Perched above the river on the main square, the market began construction in the 19th …
Historic Building in Lençóis

Prefeitura Municipal

The lovely Prefeitura Municipal, built in 1860, was the mansion of Colonel César Sá – the Neoclassical details were reportedly added to please his wife.
Church in Lençóis

Igreja Senhor dos Passos

Honors the patron saint of miners – and was built by slaves.
Historic Building in Lençóis

French Vice-Consulate Building

At the 19th-century French vice-consulate building, diamond commerce was negotiated.