Museo de Armas de la Nacion, Buenos Aires

(4.2/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Those interested in Argentina’s military history will find plenty to love about Museo de Armas de la Nacion, the nation’s most important military museum, and the largest collection of weapons in South America. You can see hundreds of weapons of varying calibers, styles, and makes at the museum, laid out in a chronological order, and spanning from the 12th century to modern times. Tracking the evolution of weaponry within human society and culture through the ages, the museum displays everything from swords and crossbows to spears and suits of armor. Use our Buenos Aires travel itinerary maker to visit Museo de Armas de la Nacion on your trip to Buenos Aires, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We were from paseo san Martín square and opposite to it this museum that we struck more by the building as proposed since weapons do not interest us. The Museum is well expueto but the weapons not us like so are historical.
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  • A journey back in time and national and world history. Easy access as is opposite the Plaza San Martín in the area of retirement and whose input is less than the price of a bundle of cigariilos. For lovers of weapons, ride PIN. For big, boys, families, curious, which want to take is a recreation and touring their rooms in minutes or until hours. Not wait that reaches it night of them museums, except them end of week is open from Monday to Friday.
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  • large building of French style, steps from plaza San Martín, interesting documents and weapons that are displayed, is worth spending an hour to go.
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