Museum of Mining and Metal
Belo Horizonte is a city who has a lot of attractions. It’s located in Minas Gerais, Brazil and is one of the most important cities in this country. There are a lot of museums in Belo Horizonte, one of these it’s the “Museu Das Minas e Minerais”, located in the Belo Horizonte’s Center. This Museum is one of the most important of the city because it talks about the history of the world, and mainly, the history of the Brazil focusing on the area of geography and minerals in the region. But there are a difference in relation the others museums in Belo Horizonte: the “Museu Das Minas e Minerais” is a very technologic museum that has a lot of technological devices to show to the visitants, what the museum wants to talk about.
The first floor of the museum doesn’t have a lot of attractions, it just have the entrance hall, where you buy the tickets, and the famous star’s room, where you enter and see an excellent show of projections in the ground and in the roof, that it talk about the Big Bang theory, and the history of the humanity.
The second floor is the floor who only talk about minerals around the world, like the gold, diamond, ruby, and a lot of others rocks, but dependent of the room what you are, you can see them in different viewpoints, like the room of the mirages you see the rocks like a hologram, and in the principal room, you can do quizzes, to discovery how much you know about minerals.
On the third and last floor, you can see different topics of the world, in a several areas of the geography and the science, like the virtual periodic table, where you mount the atoms, to form molecules, and a sculpture of copper who symbolizes the museum, and what the name is “Lingua Afiada”.
The “Museu Das Minas e do Metal”, can be visited by anyone in the word, because there are a lot of monitors who can speak English, and talk about anithig what the visitor want to know about the museum.