Dragao do Mar Centro de Arte e Cultura, Fortaleza

4.2
Theater · Concert / Show
One of the most recognized national venues in Fortaleza, Dragao do Mar Centro de Arte e Cultura is is cultural center with diverse attractions for everyone including a cinema, planetarium, Museum of Contemporary Art, exhibitions, and a Culture Museum of Ceará. Key areas to explore are the Cearense Ceara Culture Memorial, the Theatre of the Sea Dragon, and the amphitheatre featuring live music, dance, and theater productions. Since most of the interpretive displays are not in English, the visuals make up for this. To get from one section to the next, you cross over a red iron pedestrian bridge with a surrealistic feel. Cafés, restaurants, bars, and cafeteria-style dining are available on Colonial-styled terraces in a patchwork of radiant colors. Use our Fortaleza online trip itinerary builder to arrange your visit to Dragao do Mar Centro de Arte e Cultura and other attractions in Fortaleza.
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  • Learn rich and interesting history about Francisco José do Nascimento - the original Dragão do Mar as well as Fortaleza and the state of Ceará. Safe for families and kids and close to numerous...  more »
  • In the last ten years, this renewed place had up and downs. Nice to visit with special caution, stay wired. Most of restaurants close... Nice café Santa Clara on the first floor serving delicious...  more »
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  • It's nice to spend some time but also a bit dangerous
  • Nice place to visit something cultural in the Fortaleza area. The bars and the shops nearby are a good place to meet friends and have a drink and some nice souvenirs. In the night the atmosphere is really relaxed and friendly. A nice spot to visit
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