Cidade Museum

Displaying many heritage items belonging to famous people throughout Salvador, including religious artwork, dolls, and statues.  Museu da Cidade also includes novels, historical information and stories of life in Salvador through the ages.     Other great displays within the Museu da Cidade include the traditional Bahia costumes, tapestries, ceramics, tools.  Several famous people have items on display, including the famous poet Castro Alves.  

 

Admission: R$1.00
Hours: Monday to Friday from 9:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Saturday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm and Sunday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Tel: (71) 321-1967

 

 

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Address: Lgo Pelourinho, 3 - Historic Centre Salvador - BA, 40026-280, Brazil

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Activities near to Cidade Museum


Largo do Pelourinho (market) - A small and perfectly formed public plaza, the Largo do Pelourinho is triangular in shape and remains steeped in history, marking one of the city's oldest areas. This was once the spot when slaves were sold and auctioned to the crowds, with 'pelourinho' literally meaning 'whipping post'. A group of attractions are based around the Largo do Pelourinho, such as the Fundacao Casa de Jorge Amado (Jorge Amado House Foundation) and th...
Address: Praca José de Alencar, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, BR
Distance: 0.02km from the Cidade Museum
Largodo Pelourinho in Salvador
Zélia Gattai Theater Cafe (theater) - With a capacity for 50 people, Café-Teatro Zélia Gattai constitutes a meeting point for artists and intellectuals, with programs including plays, dramatic readings, seminars, round tables, film screenings, and musical projects. The decor consists of covers of translations from 55 countries, the books of Jorge Amado and illustrations done by Floriano Teixeira.   The Café offers visitors hot drinks, hi...
Address: Fundação Casa de Jorge Amado Largo do Pelourinho - Pelourinho, Salvador - BA
Distance: 0.06km from the Cidade Museum
Zelia Gattai Theater Cafe
Largo do Pelourinho (historical) - Largo do Pelourinho is a historical part of Salvador and considered a city within a city.  Lots of historic buildings within this area. It is one of the main symbols of Salvador. During slavery times, was the place where slaves were punished. The square is surrounded by several old houses in the purest colonial style, including the house of Jorge Amado Foundation and churches like the Church of the Rosary of Black Men and Cathe...
Address: Largo do Pelourinho, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Distance: 0.06km from the Cidade Museum
Largo do Pelourinho in Salvador Bahia

Restaurants near to Cidade Museum


Dica is a Northeast Brazilian restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Cidade Museum and can be found at Largo do Pelourinho, s/n

Habeas Copos is a Pub restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Cidade Museum and can be found at R. das Portas do Carmo, 31

Mama Bahia is a Steak house restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Cidade Museum and can be found at Rua Portas do Carmo, 21

Quilombo da Bahia is a Northeast Brazilian restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Cidade Museum and can be found at Rua Portas do Carmo, 13


Hotels near to Cidade Museum


Hostel Pousada Pais TropicalHostel Pousada Pais Tropical
Hostel Pousada Pais Tropical is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Salvador. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a pleasant experience. Take advantage of the hotel's 24hr room service, business center, laundry service/dry cleaning, pets allowed. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel offers various re...
Pousada Terra Nossa HotelPousada Terra Nossa Hotel
Stop at Pousada Terra Nossa Hotel to discover the wonders of Salvador. The hotel offers guests a range of services and amenities designed to provide comfort and convenience. To be found at the hotel are business center, 24hr room service. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. Pousada Terra Nossa Hotel combines ...
MapHotel Pelourinho
Located in Historic City Center, Hotel Pelourinho is a perfect starting point from which to explore Salvador. The hotel offers a wide range of amenities and perks to ensure you have a great time. All the necessary facilities, including tours, 24hr room service, elevator, laundry service/dry cleaning, safety deposit boxes, are at hand. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy a...
MapPousada Solar dos Romanos Hotel
Pousada Solar dos Romanos Hotel is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Salvador. The hotel offers a wide range of amenities and perks to ensure you have a great time. 24hr room service, business center, bar/pub, laundry service/dry cleaning, airport transfer are just some of the facilities on offer. Guestrooms are designed to provide an optimal level of comfort with welcoming...