Presepio Do Piripipau, Belo Horizonte

4.7
A large and painstakingly intricate diorama, Presepio Do Piripipau tells the story of Jesus, from birth to resurrection, in 45 scenes, containing 586 synchronized, moving figures, laid out like a panoramic view of a city. Maintained by the Natural History Museum of the Federal University of Minas Gerais since the death of its creator, Raimundo Machado, the diorama is a unique and beautiful celebration of the nativity story. Plan your Presepio Do Piripipau visit and explore what else you can see and do in Belo Horizonte using our Belo Horizonte sightseeing planning website .
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  • Excellent tour option over the weekend. It's inside the Natural History Museum. Go with comfortable footwear and enjoy the walk on the trails of the woods.
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  • Excellent option to know a beautiful work, done during a lifetime. Well maintained represents the religiosity of yesteryear. It is worth knowing and visiting the place.
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