Famous Museums in Belo Horizonte

Belo Horizonte offers an interesting combination of famous as well as lesser-known museums for history buffs. You can visit some of the best museums in Belo Horizonte to understand local history better. Some places may give you a glimpse of the past whereas some may introduce you to different aspects of the city including its art or heritage. Check this detailed list of famous museums in Belo Horizonte that mentions everything from opening-closing timings, ticket prices, and address.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Belo Horizonte:

  1. #1 of 8 Museums in Belo Horizonte
    - Used in 94 itineraries
    Conjunto Arquitetonico Da Pampulha

    Tags: Church, Museum, Architecture

    Address: Av. Dr Otacílio Negrao Lima, 16585 - Pampulha, Belo Horizonte - MG, 31365-450, Brazil

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    It’s not often a complex is built for sheer architectural vanity, but that’s what master architect Oscar Niemeyer did in the 1940s. Postcard-picture perfect, the complex’s sinuous an...Read more

  2. #2 of 8 Museums in Belo Horizonte
    Centro Cultural Banco Do Brasil Belo Horizonte

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Exhibition

    Address: Praca da Liberdade, 450 - Funcionários, Belo Horizonte - MG, 30140-010, Brazil

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    The Centro Cultural Banco do Brazil located across four Brazilian cities is among the most visited museum organisations in the world, with 74 million visitors annually. Like the other branches, this c...Read more

  3. #3 of 8 Museums in Belo Horizonte
    - Used in 113 itineraries
    Memorial Minas Gerais Vale

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Specialty Museum

    Address: Praca da Liberdade, s/n - Funcionarios, Belo Horizonte - MG, 30140-010, Brazil

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    It’s a museum, not a memorial. The historic and beautiful neo-classical 1897 building is where Belo Horizonte’s foundation stone was set. The Vale is a major mining company with its roots ...Read more

  4. #4 of 8 Museums in Belo Horizonte
    - Used in 97 itineraries
    MM Gerdau - Museu Das Minas E Do Metal

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Praca da Liberdade, s/n - Boa Viagem, Belo Horizonte - MG, 30140-010, Brazil

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    The museum, part of the Circuito Cultural Praca da Liberdade is divided into the Museum of Mining and the Museum of Metals, and covers 18 rooms. The former introduces you to the tool, tricks and tales...Read more

  5. #5 of 8 Museums in Belo Horizonte
    - Used in 46 itineraries
    Palacio Da Liberdade

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Praca da Liberdade, 1 - Funcionarios, Belo Horizonte - MG, 30140-050, Brazil

    Timings: 10:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    Built in 1897, this elegant neo-classical and art-Noveau palace was for many years the seat of the erstwhile Minas Gerais state, and as such, has been the site of many important historical events. In ...Read more

  6. #6 of 8 Museums in Belo Horizonte
    - Used in 53 itineraries
    Museu De Artes And Oficios

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Rui Barbosa Square, 600 - Centro, Belo Horizonte - MG, 30160-000, Brazil

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 07:00 pm Details

    The museum was founded in pursuit of an unusual goal – to tell the story of the craft and labour classes of Brazil. Located in the historic Old Central Station of Belo Horizonte, the 9000 metre ...Read more

  7. #7 of 8 Museums in Belo Horizonte
    - Used in 5 itineraries
    Espaco Do Conhecimento UFMG Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Miss Marilia

    Amazing options for kids. The planetarium has lots of interesting sessions. The exhibitions are interactive and attractive. The staff is excellent with kids. Totally recommend it for families with kid...

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  8. #8 of 8 Museums in Belo Horizonte
    - Used in 14 itineraries
    Museu De Arte Da Pampulha Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
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    Andrea Da Ronch

    Beautiful construction and wonderful location overlooking the lake. The museum is also a good starting point to take a walk along the lake river. There are several animals that you can spot walking in...

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