8 Sights in Belo Horizonte, Brazil (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 8 sights are available in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

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1. Museu de Artes e Ofícios

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Museum of Arts and Crafts. It is a Brazilian museum located in a beautiful skyline city. Launched on 14 December 2005, the project is the first museum project in Brazil fully dedicated to the country's work, arts and crafts. With an area of 9,000 square meters, the museum is built in the historical exhibition hall of the former Central Railway Center Station, in the Red Square of Pabosha, most notably the Station Square and the beautiful Western Railway Horizon Station in the same place. Today, it also operates a subway station and a railway branch line. It is one of the most structured museums in Brazil in terms of organization, exhibition structure and use of audio-visual resources.

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2. Museu Histórico Abílio Barreto

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The Abílio Barreto Historical Museum is a museum located in Belo Horizonte, which is part of the Municipal Culture Foundation of Belo Horizonte City Hall. Situated on Prudente de Morais Avenue, in the Cidade Jardim neighborhood, the museum is headquartered in a former farm mansion that survived the construction of the state capital. The institution has currently been consolidated as the city museum and, in addition to holding short, medium and long -term exhibitions, promotes cultural and educational events.

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3. Praça Carlos Chagas

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Chaga Square, most often known as the Assembly Square, is located in the St. Augustine block on the beautiful horizon. At the center of the square is our fable ladies' church, surrounded by gardens designed by plush brown. A vast area with playgrounds and walkways. General mine legislative assembly is also one of the most common names. At present, there are statues of three important people in the square, they are Snow Pancreas, Guimaraes and Enceladus.

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4. Memorial Minas Gerais Vale

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The General Mines Memorial Museum is an art and culture museum dedicated to the tradition of miners located on the beautiful horizon, known as general mines. The old farm office building has been restored and adjusted to show the public the history of mines in general. The total investment of the memorial hall is 27 million US dollars. Opened on November 30, 2010, it is part of the cultural circle of Freedom Square.

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5. Igreja de Lourdes

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The Basilica of Our Lady of Lourdes, also known as the Basilica of Belo Horizonte, is a Catholic church built in a predominantly neo-Gothic style, which is located in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Its construction was completed around 1923. The author of the project was Manoel Tunes, and the works were made by Antonio Gonçalves Gravatá. In 1958 he was elevated to Basilica by decision of Pope Pius XII.

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6. Arquivo Público Mineiro

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Mining public archives were created by mining law n. On July 11, 1895, 126, during the presidency of the Herispim Strong Biplane Jet, the president signed an agreement with Henrique de Oliveira diniz, the secretary of inland commerce (whose secretary was associated with the agency). His achievements laid the foundation for the later establishment of mining museum.

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7. Praça Raul Soares

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Praça Raul Soares VPCF / Public domain

The Praça Raul Soares is a major square of Belo Horizonte. Built in French style, it is situated at the confluence of four major avenues: Amazonas, Augusto de Lima, Bias Fortes and Olegário Maciel. The square is named in honor of the former governor of Minas Gerais, Raul Soares de Moura.

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8. Biblioteca Pública Estadual Luiz de Bessa

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Biblioteca Pública Estadual Luiz de Bessa Benjamin Thompson from Orlando, FL, USA / CC BY-SA 2.0

Founded in 1954, the Minas Gerais State Public Library is the main public library of Belo Horizonte, and one of the main ones in the state of Minas Gerais. It is popularly called the "Library of Liberdade Square" for being on the side of the square.

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