Centro de Artesanato de Pernambuco - CAPE Recife - Recife
Are you a business owner in Recife?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Recife.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Centro de Artesanato de Pernambuco - CAPE Recife
CAPE Recife is the 2nd purpose built arts and handicrafts centre in Pernambuco. The 1st is 100km inland in town of Bezerros. These centres are run by the State Government to benefit all local artesans and help them showcase and sell their marvellous creations direct to the public.
Visitors can peruse the themed areas of local arts and crafts, from animal and religigous clay figures, wood carved scenes of local culture to furniture and emboidered bedware and clothing - a trulty rich experience for the senses.
All of what you see can be purchased and put in your case for personal use or unique presents back home.
CAPE Recife was created from a restored dock warehouse next to Marco Zero square in Old Recife, and brings the whole area back to life. It is the first stage of a major redevelopment of the old Recife port area. You can easily spend the whole afternoon, wandering around the colourful and historical sights and attractions of Recife Antigo.
Next door to CAPE is a lovely bar, Bistro e Boteco, open for lunch and dinner, which looks out over the water and the Millenium sculpture park on the breakwater.
You may also like
- Best Seller
Recife & Olinda Tour in Spanish & Portuguese, English Option
Explore some of the first areas of Brazil to be settled by the Portuguese on a full-day tour of colonial Recife and Olinda, home to Brazil's most popular Carnival. Visit16 ReviewsFrom $27.00
- Best Seller
Pernambuco: Carneiros Beach Day Tour with Catamaran Ride
Immerse yourself in a tropical paradise as you explore the stunning white sands of Carneiros beach and marvel at the coastline chocked full of coconut trees and calm crysFrom $39.00
Olinda City Tour and Instituto Ricardo Brennand
Explore one of the best-preserved colonial cities in Brazil on a 5-hour guided tour of Olinda from Recife. See landmark attractions with a guide, including the panoramic2 ReviewsFrom $75.00
Recife Boat Tour with Transfers
Cruise along the Capibaribe River in Recife and experience the "Brazilian Venice" by water. Ride to Santo Antonio, Recife Antigo and Boa Vista islands passing bridges and3 ReviewsFrom $60.00
Full-Day Caruaru and Nova Jerusalém Theater Tour
Get right to the heart of Pernambuco's folk traditions in this full-day excursion to Caruaru and the Nova Jerusalém open-air theater. Rummage through the handmade treasuFrom $75.00
Airport to Porto de Galinhas Transfer
Take the stress and uncertainty to get to your hotel, with this easy way out! Enjoy the best transportation from Recife Airport to all Porto de Galinhas and Muro Alto hotFrom $130.00
- Best Seller
Recife 1-Day Tour to Porto Galinhas
Visit the beautiful beaches of Porto Galinhas, and escape to paradise for a whole day! Relish in the opportunity to bask under the sun, swim in the crystal-clear waters o6 ReviewsFrom $32.00
Recife Airport: 1-Way and Round-Trip Shared Transfers
Your arrival in Recife will be convenient and worry-free with this shared airport transfer. A friendly member of staff will meet you at Recife Airport and you’ll soon bFrom $26.00
From Full-Day Shopping & Cachaça Tour
Whether you want to hit the shopping mall, seek out a bargain or pick-up some unique souvenirs or handcrafts of famous artists of Pernambuco. This tour will be a great opFrom $66.00
Box Cinépolis GuararapesGreater-Recife, Recife
One of the most comfortable and spacious cinema complexes in Recife in Piedade district south of Boa Viagem, easily accessible within the Shopping Centre Guararapes......