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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  • The museum provides good information/history about Peninsula Valdes and its wildlife. Spend a few minutes there to get a perspective of the area before proceeding onto the Peninsula. 
  • excellent! .. .fuimos in family and it went very well... is can learn much of it life marina and land of the area!
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  • Interesting proposal information on what you can learn about visiting the Península de Valdés. After paying above the entrance to the protected area, lies this interpretation centre provides information on natural attractions, accommodation and necessary data to pass through the area. There is an exhibition mainly fauna of the place and the continuous screening of two videos. A view of the area may also be done from its Tower.
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