Mercado São José
It is the oldest building prefabricated iron in Brazil, exported from Europe to Recife, in the late nineteenth century.
It was designed by the engineer of the Municipality of Recife, J. Lieuthier Louis in 1871, inspired by Marketing de Grenelle, Paris, and built by French engineer Louis Léger Vauthier, also responsible for the construction of St. Elizabeth doTeatro.
Today, with its 46 pavilions, 561 magazines and 80 boxes covered in your outdoor area, plus 24 more for the fish, crustaceans and 12 to 80 for meat and fruit, the market of San Jose is a place where the best of regional crafts, ethnic foods, brochures twine, medicinal herbs, items for african-Brazilian cults, and also an important supply center in the neighborhood of San Jose and a tourist attraction in the city of Recife.
Pc D Vital - São José
Recife - PE
The Market of San Jose was inaugurated in 1875 and has the same neoclassical architecture of European markets at the time. This is a major municipal markets. Their boxes open daily, 542 in total, have a huge diversity of products and services: clothes, fruits, meats, brochures twine, products of Umbanda and Candomble, shells and tarot games and more. What's more, for those who want a souvenir photo, photographers have the tradicionalíssimos "lick-lick", is almost extinct.
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Map of Mercado São JoséAddress: Pc D Vital - São José Recife - PE
Activities near to Mercado São José
|Cidade do Recife Museum (museum) - The Cinco Pontas (five points) Fort was built by the Dutch in 1630, despite the name, the Fort has only four points, a result of reforms made by the Portuguese after the expulsion of the Dutch. Located in the neighborhood of St. Joseph, the fort houses since 1982, the Museum of the City of Recife.
The museum is notable for its collection which contains iconographic documents of extreme importance for the preservation of urban a...|
Address: São José, Recife Antigo - PE, 50020-500, Brazil
Distance: 0.47km from the Mercado São José
|Over Point (nightlife) - Hours: Thu-Sat 11pm until the last guest.
Rates: up to $ 30
Cards accepted: Visa | Mastercard | Credicard | Diners | Amex
Minimum age: 18
Average age: 22 to 25
Access for disabled
Shopping Paço Alfândega - R. da Alfândega, 35 - Bairro do Recife, Recife, PE, Brazil
Tel.: (81) 3305-5777
Address: R. da Alfândega, 35 - Bairro do Recife, Recife, PE, Brazil
Distance: 0.63km from the Mercado São José
|Our Lady of Carmo Basílica and Convent (historical) - The Basilica and Convent of Our Lady of Mount Caramel was built in 1687 and has Baroque features. In the golden altar, the statue of the patroness Our Lady of Mount Caramel can be contemplated in size on the altar of the basilica, and the art gallery in the annex of the church, with paintings of the eighteenth century.
The main altar houses valuable gold crowns and precious stones. It was in this convent, Friar Caneca ordained a prie...|
Address: Av. Dantas Barreto - Santo Antônio Recife - PE, 50010-360
Distance: 0.65km from the Mercado São José
|Club Hype (nightlife) - The first club in Recife totally dedicated to electronic music. Mustard is the resident DJ, but guest DJ's are visit from all over Brazil.
Hours: Wednesday, Fridays and Saturdays starting at 22:00 pm
Rates: up to $ 15
Cards accepted: Visa | Mastercard
Minimum age: 18
Average age: 22 to 25
Trav. Tuyuty , 39 - Recife Antigo - Recife / PE
Tel.: (81) 3424-1170|
Address: Trav. Tuyuty , 39 - Recife Antigo, PE, Brazil
Distance: 0.68km from the Mercado São José
|Mother´s Day in Recife (festival) -
In Brazil Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May, and is considered a very important date. It is the second most important gifting holiday, on which over half of all gifters purchase a gift. That puts Mother's Day right behind Christmas in gifting popularity.
Weeks before Mother's Day advertisements on television, newspapers and radio stations enhance products in special offers and promotion...|
Address: Prefeitura Municipal do Recife Av. Cais do Apolo, 925, Bairro do Recife - Recife - PE
Distance: 0.71km from the Mercado São José
|Artesanato Casa da Cultura (market) -
Many handicrafts are found in the Casa da Cultura or The Culture House, in Recife. The building was originally built and used as the city's prison. Now the cells have been converted into 150 craft shops and the Casa da Cultura has become the biggest center of culture and art throughout the state of Pernambuco. Here you will find pieces in clay, ceramics, leather and wood. Handicrafts include dolls, c...|
Address: Casa da Cultura Rua Floriano Peixoto, 905 - Recife
Distance: 0.76km from the Mercado São José
|Recife Festa Junina (festival) - Festa Junina was introduced to Northeastern Brazil by the Portuguese for whom St John's day (also celebrated as Midsummer Day in several European countries), on the 24th of June, is one of the oldest and most popular celebrations of the year. Differently from what happens on the European Midsummer Day. The festivities in Brazil do not take place during the summer solstice but during the tropical winter solstice. The festivities traditio...|
Address: Prefeitura Municipal do Recife Pc República - Santo Antônio, Recife - PE
Distance: 0.80km from the Mercado São José
|Praca da Republica (sightseeing) -
Located on the northern side of the central island of Sao Antonio (Santo Antonio), the Praca da Republica is surrounded by prominent buildings and imposing architecture dating from the 19th century. The Republic Square comprises a small formally landscaped park with fountains and seating, being a popular place to sit and eat at lunchtime. Just a short distance to the south is the is the magnificent Capela Do...|
Address: Praca da Republica, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil, BR
Distance: 0.80km from the Mercado São José
|Arte Moderna Aluísio Magalhães Museum (museum) - Created in order to make room for avant-garde artists, the Museum of Modern Art Aluisio Magellan (Mamam) has become a reference center of modern and contemporary production. Located on the banks of the River Capibaribe in a 19th century mansion, the museum has hosted exhibitions of some of history's most important artists such as Pablo Picasso, Francisco Goya, Jean Michel Basquiat and Auguste Rodin. In its collection, one can find about...|
Address: Rua da Aurora, 265 - Recife, Brazil
Distance: 0.83km from the Mercado São José
|Downtown Pub (nightlife) - One of the most popular places among youngsters. International and Brazilian rock music. Always crowded, usually with a line waiting outside.
R. Vigário Tenório, 105, Bairro do Recife
Phone: 3424 6317
Address: R. Vigário Tenório, 105, Bairro do Recife, Recife, PE, Brazil
Distance: 0.86km from the Mercado São José
|Barreto Junior Theater (theater) - With the closure of cinemas in several districts of Recife, many people lost a cultural fun option. Many of these cinemas have been demolished or are in ruins. A different fate had the Cine-Atlantic, the District of Pina.After the disabled space was purchased by the City to the group Luiz Severiano Ribeiro, in 1985. And with the work of architect Erick Permann, the old movie theater transformed into the Junior Baker, with its preserved ...|
Address: Prefeitura Municipal do Recife Rua Da Maria César, 170 - Recife Velho, Recife - PE
Distance: 0.88km from the Mercado São José
Restaurants near to Mercado São José
O Buraquinho is a Brazilian restaurant that is roughly 0.16km from Mercado São José and can be found at Travessa São Pedro, 28
Buraco do Sargento is a Northeast Brazilian restaurant that is roughly 0.17km from Mercado São José and can be found at Travessa São Pedro, 33
Catamaran is a Appetizers restaurant that is roughly 0.21km from Mercado São José and can be found at R. Cais de Santa Rita, s/n
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