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Dragon of the Sea Cultural Center

Rua Dragao do Mar, 81 | Praia de Iracema, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60060-390, Brazil
55 85 3488 8600
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Ranked #10 of 89 Attractions in Fortaleza
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History Museums
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Banjul, Gambia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Decent Restaurants, beers, caipirinhas, good music, good for families too. Though the quality differs from restaurant to restaurant Gets crowded late.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The place serves as a cultural center for the City, with a Planetarium, Cinemas, Theaters, and two museums. During the day you can visit the exhibits, but at night you have a lot going on at the restaurants and bars around. The place is a bit run down, neglected by the administrations, but still a nice place to visit when... More

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Rio Branco, AC
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

They have activities for children every sunday from 4 to 6 pm. Many shows, theatre, movies and so on, ee]veryday except mondays, after 2 pm. Also bars and restaurants, and local handicrafts

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Fortaleza, CE
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39 reviews 39 reviews
34 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Even though Dragão do Mar's new architecture there's nothing to do with what it was Praia de Iracema before I still think this place is a great option for people in general. This is what I like more about it, it's a democratic place! A lot of nice free exhibitions, good art movies,plays and concerts going on, a great and... More

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Coca, Ecuador
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

You have live music in this place nice brazilian tunes. The thing i dislike: the restaurant which is offering the show charges you like 5 reais for your visit there.

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Australia
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511 reviews 511 reviews
307 attraction reviews
464 helpful votes 464 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Just off shopping street Rua Monsenhor Tabosa, is one of the most recognised national venues in Fortaleza and a must do while in the city. If you can spare a few hours (we couldn’t give it the time it deserves) there is a combination of art and culture accessible in a fairly compact area. Keys sights include the Cearense Ceara... More

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brazil
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Without comment,it's a beautiful place.The view from up is a beautiful dragon,you can also visit a museum or library.At night,you can go with your friends for pizza and can still hear a live music. ;)

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Barcelona
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82 reviews 82 reviews
36 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

You will learn a lot about Ceará and the history of their people, religion, traditions and even toys. It is a very nice place to visit.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

I was there in December/12 and unfortunately can not say much, as most of the attractions were closed. It seems to be a rich place for local culture and I didn´t see much in English... might be boring for foreigns. If you´re around, take a short walk to the Municipal Market, they sell everyhting there from local food, handcraft and... More

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Bonn, Germany
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

We have been there to see the monument and an exhibition about Brazilian toys. No explanations in English... I think it would have not been a difference, if I haven't gone there.

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