Cemig Centre of Popular Art, Belo Horizonte

4.6
Experience the soul of mining at Cemig Centre of Popular Art. Opened in 2012, only a few meters from Freedom Square, is this beautiful mansion, which used to house the old San Tarcisio Hospital. Occupying two floors of rooms, folk art mining is represented by wood carvings, ceramics, musical instruments, and paintings. There are about 800 pieces on display from various regions of the state. The multimedia features make for an interactive visit. Take a look at our Belo Horizonte driving holiday planning app to schedule your visit to Cemig Centre of Popular Art and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Very interesting to learn about the local art! There are several sections with different types of art from the region. Also possible to do an activity.
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  • New building, next to Praca (facing the Art Cinema), which houses several exhibitions of popular culture.
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  • I really loved the popular expressions of art. This is the place to know Brazilian traditional art and folklore.
  • I expected more but there was a couple of nice things to view
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