Salta Cabildo, Salta
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Salta Cabildo dates back to the 1600s and was officially named a national historic landmark in 1937. Today this site houses the North Historical Museum and Colonial Museum of Fine Arts, which provide a history of the region (although exhibits are not translated into English). Originally built in 1626, this colonial building would be rebuilt and restored several times--first by ​​Captain Diego Velez de Alcocer in 1676 and then by Colonel of Militias and camp master Don Antonio de Figueroa and Mendoza in 1780. This building served as government headquarters until 1880, and was later restored by architect Mario Buschiazzo. Using our online itinerary creator, Salta attractions like Salta Cabildo can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Unforgettable tour of highlights from the historic centre of the city. Exciting moments on the journey through the history of our country's independence.
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  • At the Museum of the Cabildo on pre-Incan, of the colony, coins, domestic and foreign cultures, the priestly vestments, revered images, paintings, on the ground floor there are the different rooms, Güemes, San Martin, and by Governors who followed.
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  • The only full chapter remaining in the Argentina and dates from Century XVIII has 15 is arcs and a gallery in the Archway. It also has pavers on the floor. In the courtyard there is a museum where there are interesting objects: as the stocks of punishment, old cars and carriages
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  • Laid back, interesting and quick. Cheap too
  • Great historical place, full of interesting details and valuable objects from the independence war. Some explanations should be expanded.
  • Muy bonito
  • Very nice historical Museum. Recommended for the whole family.
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  • Very friendly people
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