Casa Natal de Sarmiento, San Juan

4.1
Must see · Specialty Museum · Museum
See the birthplace of one of the nation's most famous figures at Casa Natal de Sarmiento, a museum dedicated to the life of Domingo Faustino Sarmiento. A renowned activist, writer, and leader, Sarmiento eventually rose to become the nation's seventh president in the latter half of the 20th century. Visit his childhood home to explore the large collection of contemporary and personal artifacts. Join in on a guided tour to view the home's rooms outfitted with period furniture, and you'll get a clearer image of the world, country, and city in which Sarmiento spent his formative years. Be sure to check the website for information regarding temporary exhibits, special events, and kid-oriented workshops. To visit Casa Natal de Sarmiento on your trip to San Juan, use our San Juan trip planner.
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  • We were told to visit it by the tourist information centre but to be honest it didn't appeal very much.  more »
  • We had an incredible guide. It is a must do / incredible man and influence on the Latin American continent. Not a fan of museums but would definitely do it again to learn about history again. Thank...  more »
  • We drove 5 km NW of our Hotel Vinas del Sol to a parking garage (60 Ap) near the main Plaza 5th de Mayo. Form here we walked 350 meters NW to visit this museum. An English speaking receptionist...  more »
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  • Great place if you're into museums and history. It is the birth house of Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, one of the best historical figures of Argentina. it has both audioguide and regular tour guide. A MUST VISIT if you're doing tourism. Plus, the tourism information of the entire state is just in front of it, so you can do two thing in one. There are also statues you can take photos(free) with of both Sarmiento, and some dinosaurs(the dinosaurs are across the street, not on Sarmiento's house)
  • Historic spot to learn about one of the milestone of Argentina.
  • I went in the business hours and it was close

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