Museu De Mineralogia Professor Djalma Guimaraes, Belo Horizonte
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Occupying three floors of an eclectic, postmodern building known as the 'Queen of Junk,' Museu De Mineralogia Professor Djalma Guimaraes's collection consists of nearly 3,000 specimens of minerals, rocks, ores, gems, fossils and meteorites. With 80% of the samples coming from mining land, the museum's purpose is to highlight the historical, economic and cultural importance of national and international mining in the state of Minas Gerais. In addition to the permanent collection, you will find the Djalma Guimarães Memorial Room, a collection of personal artifacts and research belonging to the Brazilian geoscience pioneer, and an auditorium that is used for a variety of educational purposes, from lectures to film screenings. Put Museu De Mineralogia Professor Djalma Guimaraes into our Belo Horizonte vacation route planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Avant-garde architecture with structural steel rusty in contrast with mirrors and colorful objects. Is a contemporary retelling of the neighbouring buildings.
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  • I never understood why this building is in the square, with an architecture that is so different from the rest of it. He's in reform for years, and never ends.
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  • When it comes to a Museum of the theme, nothing more natural than having one ore at the entrance. But what surprised me was the size of giant quartz found in the input.
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