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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  • Very nice hope, do you maintenance soon already which is quite deteriorated. We must engage the guided visit, it is very good. The entrance accessible $50.
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  • I went to the villa Ocampo twenty years ago. Today I see it very impaired and zero maintenance in a place that is part of our history and our culture. I would appreciate a little attention and care. The value of the entry is symbolic: $20 do not allow even the maintenance of the garden.
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  • Really a beautiful place, very tasteful architectural and landscape, many species of plants very well maintained, thanks to the climate of the area are very lush and well bushy, for those who like gardens and well planned spaces really a visit forced
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