Forte São Marcelo

Interesting
Forte São Marcelo is a small, circular fort that was erected on a sandbank in 1650, opposite the Cidade Baixa (Lower Town). It had 54 cannons in a fan formation. Its wall houses rooms where you can find out about the history of the fort and the colonial town. In particular, you will notice a model of the fortified city, as well as interactive screens reconstructing the development of Salvador.

Useful information

Phone:

+55 71 3525-7142

Price:

12 brl

Opening hours

[9am-6pm - closed Mon]

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