Centro De Visitantes Istmo Ameghino, Puerto Madryn
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Discover the human and natural history of the Valdes Peninsula at Centro De Visitantes Istmo Ameghino, a visitors center and gateway to the area. A range of exhibits introduces you to the history of indigenous peoples, Spanish settlers, and agriculture in the area, as well as the plant and animal you can expect to find in the peninsula's terrestrial and marine environments. Head up to the observation tower for extensive views of surrounding area, or stop by the onsite shop to browse a range of maps, brochures, and historical guides. Make Centro De Visitantes Istmo Ameghino a centerpiece of your Puerto Madryn vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Puerto Madryn trip builder.
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  • very good place to understand the fauna of the area, with skeleton of real animals, photos, history, shows very didactic, to do before or after touring the peninsula
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  • Between chance and I found a Center educational environment with all the fauna of the place to have a microcinema a whale skeleton an orca skull snails small shoping with souvenirs and excellent bathrooms and outside a viewpoint from where you can see much of the peninsula
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  • The Center itself is small but very well maintained. Some models, fossils, maps and explanations of the flora and fauna of the peninsula can be seen. The girls of reports are very friendly and gave us very good recommendations on how touring the peninsula, since we were with a rental car.
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