Museu do Diamante, Diamantina
(3.3/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Situated in a city whose name, history, and very existence revolves around the diamond trade, Museu do Diamante retains significant importance to Diamantina. Founded in 1954, the museum holds a large collection of artifacts, including armor, weapons, prints, paintings, sculptures, musical instruments, machinery, and a variety of other interesting material. With its whitewashed walls, vivid blue doors, and gold-painted window frames, the museum building itself is as attractive as its contents. With our online itinerary creator, Diamantina attractions like Museu do Diamante can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The diamond Museum is named, but only one room dedicated to the topic. And it's a frustrating room: brings little information on the exploitation or about local mining history. Maybe the room more confusing and less interesting of the entire Museum. The other rooms have specific axes, but no obvious connection between them. You can view of ex-votos to typewriters. Another problem is that the identification of the Museum on the outside is not clear. Pay attention to the façade of the photo to identify him, next to the Cathedral, right in the central area. The collection has interesting pieces and, for being right in the Center, worth a stop by.
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  • Diamond Museum entry is free. Same diamond you don't see much there, but has some very interesting goals to see some more of the story of Diamantina. Worth the visit!
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  • The Museum is simple, small, but has very few objects in our history. Featured for some super old barrel piano. Worth it and you don't pay anything to enter.
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  • Poderia ser bem melhor.
  • Museu na regiao central
  • Muito lindo
  • Lindo esse lugar
  • O acervo parece interessante, mas não há descrição suficiente sobre as peças. Os funcionários não são atenciosos e a companhia intensiva do segurança torna-se quase uma ofensa.