Museo de La Plata, La Plata
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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 natural sciences of La Plata is a place that should visit if or when you come to see the city! It is very interesting! One of the best in the country!
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  • the best of the city! gigantic Museum of the city of diagonals must-see historical monument of knowing
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  • Highly recommended museum. We spend a few hours here and the time just flew by. There are a lot of skeletons both from animals you can find today, but also plenty of impressive prehistoric animals. A ...  more »
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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.