MM Gerdau - Museu das Minas e do Metal, Belo Horizonte
(4.7/5 based on 1,300+ reviews on the web)
The mining of precious metals and gems has long been part of Brazil’s economy. In fact, these resources have been the catalyst for both economic and cultural booms, as well as upheavals. The MM Gerdau - Museu das Minas e do Metal showcases the geology and history of the mining industry. Also on display are the products of the mines, such as iron, gold, zinc, and a treasure chest of colored stones. There are 18 galleries with exhibits such as the Living Mirage with holographic images and the Living Environment, which walks you through the lifecycle of a mine. MM Gerdau - Museu das Minas e do Metal is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Belo Horizonte Edition.
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TripAdvisor
  • Pure art. Modern with ancient harmonious, with programming that is accessible and friendly to all who visit.
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  • A place not to be missed for those who are curious about minerals and precious stones or not. A great service of "monitors". A great environment. Rare in a museum here.
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  • Site developer, without the monotony of the writings of plates or placards, on the contrary, total interactivity with the story! Place ideal for children learning in a clear and entertaining. It is worth visiting. It is important to note the Organization and cleanliness, as well as the customer service and support.
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Google
  • There are some really cool exhibitions, the structure is really good and staff are polite and well trained
  • O Prédio do Museu é simplesmente lindo! Uma verdadeira obra de arte, a experiência interna também é muito boa, vários belos exemplares de cristais e belas instalações. Além disso, é totalmente gratuito!
  • The best museum of the liberty square and Belo Horizonte!
  • Ótimo museu!!
  • lindo