Avenida Floriano Peixoto is the main street running east–west through the entire city, with Praça da Bandeira at its centre. The Museu de Arte Assis Chateaubriand (Parque do Açude Novo, T083-3341 3300, Mon-Fri 0900-1200, daily 1400-2200) has a collection of paintings and etchings by Brazilian artists and temporary exhibits. Museu Histórico de Campina Grande (Av Floriano Peixoto 825, Centro, daily 0800-1130, 1300-1645) is the city museum housed in a 19th-century building, with a photo and artefact collection reflecting the cycles of prosperity and poverty in the region. Museu da História e Tecnologia do Algodão (Centro Nacional de Produção do Algodão, Oswaldo Cruz 1143, Centenário, T083- 3341 3608, Mon-Fri 0730-1130, 1330-1730, Sat and Sun 0800-1200) has machines and related equipment used in the cotton industry in the 16th and 17th centuries. Museu Regional de São João (Largo da Estação Velha, Centro, T083-3341 2000, daily 0800-1300) houses an interesting collection of objects and photographs pertaining to the June celebrations.
do you know Campina Grande well?