Museo de la Patagonia, San Carlos de Bariloche
(3.7/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
As a museum of Argentina’s natural and cultural history, Museo de la Patagonia uses a multitude of exhibits to help visitors learn visually. The first floor of this national historic monument houses the natural history exhibits, where you can see the animals from Argentina’s past and present set up in exhibits highlighting their significance to the ecosystem. The uppper floor teaches visitors about the cultural history of the area. This section has explanations only in Spanish, but there are also several photos and artifacts that visitors can view. Expect to see displays pertaining to the Mapuche, Selknam, Tehuelche, and Yámana cultures, including tools used in astronomy. Use our San Carlos de Bariloche itinerary builder to add Museo de la Patagonia and other attractions to your San Carlos de Bariloche vacation plans.
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  • I thought the Museum diversified despite the small space. The large amount of "history" available upstairs is very interesting. A lot of posters copy since the beginning of the settlement of Bariloche left me very surprised by their old photos (I'm a fan of old photos)
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  • The Museum is located in the Civic Center, very interesting to learn about the history of the city, an area with very interesting in the region exposed animals.
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  • Easily accessible, it is important to know the local culture. Nice to rest lunch or enjoy the evening.
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Google
  • They have all kind of reading material about Patagonia's history and stuff
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  • Interesting. Lack of interaction.
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  • The time I visited so I went with the impression of a museum old and little organized. I think that not a renovation would come you wrong.
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  • Good Museum. Interesting things to see stories of Bariloche and Patagonia. It is small and runs fast. It is pretty careful.
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