Mines & Metal Museum. Belo Horizonte - BRAZIL
Direccion: Praca da Liberdade, s/n Predio Rosa
Phone: +55 31 35167200
The history of the State of Minas Gerais has been connected to mining since its birth. In its capital, Belo Horizonte, inaugurated the Museum of Mines & Metal, which covers the history of these natural elements and their relationship with man.
The Mines and Metal Museum building is part of the civic center of the state administration of the founding of a new capital. It was registered by the state in 1977, as part of the Architectural and Landscaping Ensemble of Liberty Square, and by the alcove of Belo Horizonte in 1994.
The ?pink building?, as it is popularly known, has a beautiful zagu?n that can be accessed from the level of the plaza through a granite ladder. At the top of this row there are columns of stone limestone of color, similar to the pink marble. The pasillo vienna a row of forged hierro. It is a work of art that has been installed by means of an innovative system for the moment, the joly, which allows to support its own weight. From the very origin of the forged-beam beams that stand in the room, as well as the fa?ade dials.
In the total area of ??the equipment, there are 44 attractions in the theme of mines and metal, distributed in 18 rooms, that uses technology in the museographic design. With a large collection of mining and steel, one of the main economic activities of the state, documents the history of Minas Gerais and its culture and, therefore, celebrates the identity of its people.