Museu Luiz Gonzaga, Caruaru

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Built in honor of the prominent Brazilian folk singer, songwriter, musician and poet, Museu Luiz Gonzaga, is also known as Museu do Forró, after the genre of music he most is associated with. The museum displays musical records, photographs , costumes, and instruments, including the last accordion played by 'the King of Baião.' As well as Gonzaga, you can learn about the local contemporary folk artists that earn Caruaru the nickname the 'Capital of Forró.' Plan to visit Museu Luiz Gonzaga and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Caruaru attractions using our Caruaru day trip site.
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  • I love good history and this museum is great. The guide was absolutely wonderful and the museum costs only R$2 (50 cents)! If you want to learn about the Northeast and Luiz Gonzaga this is the place.....  more »
  • I've been to the Luiz Gonzaga museum in Exu itself, and I gotta tell you that this place is actually better than the museum at his original house! The collection is bigger, but of course he deserves.....  more »
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