Presepio Do Piripipau, Belo Horizonte

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A large and painstakingly intricate diorama, Presepio Do Piripipau tells the story of Jesus, from birth to resurrection, in 45 scenes, containing 586 synchronized, moving figures, laid out like a panoramic view of a city. Maintained by the Natural History Museum of the Federal University of Minas Gerais since the death of its creator, Raimundo Machado, the diorama is a unique and beautiful celebration of the nativity story. Plan your visit to Presepio Do Piripipau and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Belo Horizonte vacation planner.
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  • You can enjoy up to hours with attention to detail of the figures and the mechanisms that the move.
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  • Being a very big place and a very nice the horto florestal crib is part of a very interesting trip with lectures given by local officials about animals such as snakes and bats. The crib itself is a work of art and the result of a very determined and capable artist. a delight to ride.
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  • The mechanics of handmade Nativity scene is fascinating. Binding site for family with children.
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  • bom
  • Já visitei várias vezes, com certeza levarei meus filhos lá;
  • Muito bom
  • Excelente museu
  • ótimo museu natural