Museu do Diamante
Local environmental NGO Biotrópicos' staff of professional conservationists can offer excellent advice on the area's natural...
Santo Antônio Cathedral
Built in colonial style between 1930 and 1940 on the site of a much older church, Diamantina's cathedral dominates the historic center.
Igreja de São Francisco de Assis
Dating to 1775, this church is typical of the Brazilian rococo style with its gilded interior ornamentation.
Recanto do Antônio
With stone walls and wood beams, this cozy and convivial bar-restaurant features live music on weekends, and its sanduiche de filé ...
With cheerful red and mustard-yellow decor, this rock ’n’ roll–themed eatery specializes in build-your-own crepes, salads and pasta...
Direita 14 · interesting places nearby
Museu do Diamante information
Between Praça JK and the cathedral is the house of Padre Rolim, one of the Inconfidentes. It’s now the Museu do Diamante, exhibiting religious art, old photos, furniture, weapons, and other relics of the diamond days.