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Museu De Arte Da Pampulha

Avenida Dr. Otacilio Negrao de Lima, 16.585 | Pampulha, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 31365-450, Brazil
31 3277-7946
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Aug 17, 2017
“A jewel of Niemeyer architecture”
May 28, 2017
“not much to see”
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Avenida Dr. Otacilio Negrao de Lima, 16.585 | Pampulha, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 31365-450, Brazil
31 3277-7946
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Reviewed September 26, 2014

As part of the architectural Oscar Niemeyer work for the Pampulha Lagoon it's' a beautiful building. But it's always empty. It's a great place for pictures and for being at peace with nature.

1  Thank MarcusPinto
Reviewed November 7, 2013

This little museum was not design as such, but to be a casino. The building was design back in the 40s when the whole Pampulha complex was design by the most famous Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, then at the beginning of his career. The area...More

1  Thank JuPereira
Reviewed January 6, 2013

The building is great, intended to be a Cassino but transformed into a museum when gambling was prohibited in Brazil. Worth a visit for the architecture and for the scenic views, but the displays are usually poor.

Thank FernandoHermanny
Reviewed November 15, 2012

Unfortunately Belo Horizonte doesn´t offer good exhibitions on a regular basis. This is a small museum which makes it easy to see and quite pleasant. Niemeyer´s modern architecture is worth the visit!

Thank Fbvilela
Reviewed April 21, 2012

Such a nice museum, such poor use of it. The space was designed by Niemeyer as part of Pampulha and it was originally intended to be a casino. Nowadays it is a modern art museum, but often times the place is completely empty. When you...More

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