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Abilio Barreto Historical Museum

Avenida Prudente de Morais 202 | Cidade Jardim, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30380-002, Brazil
31 3277 8573
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The museum to see for the history of the creation of this modern city

I enjoyed seeing the early diagrams and charts of the first settlers to this part of a little... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
LisandroVoyager
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
A must see museum!

A must see museum right at downtown BHZ. It preserves the history of Belo Horizonte city and its... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
GBarboza
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
21 Jul 2017
“The museum to see for the history of the creation of this modern city”
11 Jul 2017
“A must see museum!”
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Avenida Prudente de Morais 202 | Cidade Jardim, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30380-002, Brazil
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

I enjoyed seeing the early diagrams and charts of the first settlers to this part of a little explored continent. I enjoyed both the old house, the new modern annex, and the park-like grounds.

Thank LisandroVoyager
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A must see museum right at downtown BHZ. It preserves the history of Belo Horizonte city and its population.

Thank GBarboza
Reviewed 16 July 2016

A surprisingly lovely museum, with a series of rooms devoted to different aspects of the city's history - nature, work, carnival, religion, prostitution, people - and so on. Very imaginatively laid out, with much information also in English. The colonial house itself is very beautiful,...More

Thank davidchirico68
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Another ingenious museum in Belo Horizonte. It is an open house-like building with lots of photos of Belo Horizonte's past. It is structured into different topics and there are descriptions in English too, which is not that common in BH. Everything is designed in a...More

Thank Krzysztof B
Reviewed 29 May 2012

It's a farm house from where Belo Horizonte was born.

Thank annette013
Reviewed 28 November 2011

Take a few hours to see this small but very well managed public museum. You are about to see how train trips were done in the tropics.

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