Museo de La Plata, La Plata

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Natural History Museum
Get up close to the remains of long-extinct beasts at Museo de La Plata, established to display the discoveries of explorer Francisco P. Moreno and primarily dedicated to fossils and artifacts found in Patagonia. Inspect fossils of animals from up to 570 million years ago, including sloths and saber-toothed tigers. Don't miss the museum's fascinating anthropology exhibit, which walks you through the physical and cultural evolution of humankind. Contact the museum in advance to arrange a guided tour in English. To visit Museo de La Plata on your holiday in La Plata, and find out what else La Plata has to offer, use our La Plata itinerary maker.
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  • The Museum of La Plata, is one of the jewels of the city. It has architectural style of great museums. You can see a myriad of pieces of our culture, how about fauna.
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  • the collections of this museum are excellent very complete and are among the most complete Latin America. It has rooms paleontologicas, anthropological, Egyptian room, well decorated several original fossil exhibition, eo building is historic designed for natural lighting. It has been recently renovated rooms of local cultures. not to be missed for tourists and students from elementary! If you're in the area you can not not know him. whenever I can I have a turn!
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  • If you doubt, is the Museum of natural sciences most important and full of Latin America. Inside holds relics
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  • I bring my nephews here, a a family of friends. Really intresting, had a great time!
  • A perfect representative por the encyclopaedia era in the end of 19th century.
  • Such an interesting place where you easily can use a few hours learning about animals, plants.. almost everything!
  • The biggest natural science museum in Latin-America. It has a collection of Egyptian and Peruvian mummies and lots of fossils
  • Un museo hermoso, infinidad de muestras, personal atento y precio baratisimo.