Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Fortaleza is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Fortaleza a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Fortaleza.
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R. Sobral, 1 - Centro, Fortaleza - CE, 60030-030, Brazil
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
The construction of this majestic cathedral began in 1939 and it took a whole lot of time to complete- nearly 40 years! It was designed by French architect George Mounier and the design was allegedly inspired by the Grand Cathedral in cologne.
This is the third largest cathedral in Brazil and is set in Gothic-Roman style. There is a seating capacit...
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Rua Dos Tabajaras, 325, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60060-510, Brazil
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Also known as the metal Bridge, this is one of the most iconic development structures in Fortaleza and is located in Praia de Iracema. Dating back to 1921, the construction of this bridge began during the British rule. Initially constructed to connect to the new port that was being developed, the Bridge has become a great spot for tourists to get a...
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Acesso pela CE-065 - Sen. Virgilio Tavora, Fortaleza, State of Ceara, Brazil
08:30 am - 05:00 pm
Located a few kilometres away, the theme park offers activities like zip-line, hiking trails, and river kayaking. The Cachaca is a metropolitan area museum and displays a vast collection of documents, pictures, bottles and barrels of spices, maps and everything related to the Cachaca history. The museum exhibits the largest wooden barrel in the wor...
Located in tan old jailhouse, the tourism centre is a one-stop destination for knowing the whereabouts of different attractions and activities in Fortaleza. Also, there is a small market selling handicraft goods and local specialities like cashew nuts, liqueurs, dripping, souvenirs, nets and bobbin laces inside the centre.
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R. Liberato Barroso, 525 - Centro, Fortaleza - CE, 60030-160, Brazil
09:00 am - 11:00 pm
Officially operating since 1910, this Brazilian theatre features the brilliant style of architecture built in the art nouveau style. The auditorium has a seating capacity of 120 and the inner structure comprises of glass and metal work imported from Scotland.
Attractions include: 120-seat auditorium, foyer, stage space open and annex building, Cent...
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R. Dragao do Mar, 81 - Praia de Iracema, Fortaleza - CE, 60060-390, Brazil
05:00 am - 09:00 pm
Located inside the Dragao do Mar centre of art and culture, this planetarium was established in 1999 and reopened in 2010 with few additions. A hug dome with 10 metres in diameter adorns the planetarium. In 2010, the ZKP4 Carl Zeiss- one of the most modern projectors in the world was installed enabling high definition and 3D projection.