Barra de Avental Pobre
Tecido urdido em teia de algodão, tapado em lã industrial
Lã industrial, Algodão cru n.º 16/2
Work And Protection Home for the Female Youth of Nordeste
Created on the 1st of January of 1937 by Dona Maria do Carmo Monte to take in poor girls, educate them along Christian morals and prepare them for life, They were taught to embroider, lace and weave filling magnificent trunks.
Over the years it has changed location but never stopped promoting handicrafts and protecting infancy and youth.
It has been in the current grandiose facilities at the entrance of this magnificent town that charm the eyes of visitors since the 28th of November of 1954. It is the living inheritance of the work and unbreakable will to protect the weakest and the culture of Nordeste.