History

200 Years Old Museum In Blaze
History

200 Years Old Museum In Blaze

The Rio de Janeiro Museum, which happened to be the National Museum of Brazil, went ablaze today 3rd September, 2018. The museum went down with over 200 years of research, knowledge and history. The loss incurred amounts to about 200 million archaeological artifacts which have been carefully selected and gathered over the years. The fire at the oldest museum in Brazil broke out after the museum closed on Sunday and kept burning late into the night. Fortunately though, there has been no report of deaths or injuries on anyone. But many of the skeletal remains ever found in and around America have been lost. President Michel Temer, the Brazilian President lamented on his twitter that it was indeed a sad day for Brazilians as two hundred years of work of research and knowledge were lost....