Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo, Mar del Plata

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A former summer retreat of writer Victoria Ocampo, Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo now hosts art exhibits, plays, and concerts. The wooden house of English design was built for the writer's godmother in 1912 and used to provide the setting for literary salons attended by aristocrats and prominent artists, such as Jorge Luis Borges. Cross the green lawn surrounded by a lush garden to enter the house, and explore rooms filled with antique wooden furniture dating back to the building's early years. Arrange to visit Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo and other attractions in Mar del Plata using our Mar del Plata online driving holiday planner .
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  • It is the second time that the visit, very good explanation of the Guide, very sweet and pleasant talk, a place to visit family and friends, and after the visit to go to the bar to savor the exquisite homemade cakes, on a porch surrounded by an enchanting Grove.
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  • Paradise place, dream garden, where to pass the hours in formaimperceptible. The garden is different in every season. The House, worth knowing it, to appreciate as they were the mansions of the early 20th century in Mar del Plata.
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  • We visited the Villa Victoria and it pains us much the State of the House-is a sentence that is in such bad conditions.
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  • Legendary. A must go. Just like that!
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  • The Villa Victoria Ocampo is a cultural space in the city of Mar del Plata which combines history, art, literature, and nature. It is a must-see in the city, in addition it is very well preserved and organized. You have an agenda varied activities such as our artistic, musical cycles, theatre and more. A pleasure touring around it always!
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  • The House is beautiful, as well as the garden. However there is a good maintenance of the place: something damaged, neglected sees it. The furniture is very scarce. Very good staff, as well as the preparation and friendliness of the Guide.
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  • Recommend... victory is present... The people who work there are very correct and helpful... put a few videos about victoria kindergarten children in cartoon... There is also a tour guide... you can tour freely. The garden is beautiful... I recommend
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