Centro Cultural del Bicentenario, Santiago del Estero

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Occupying both the neoclassical old town hall and a modern building, Centro Cultural del Bicentenario houses a historical, an anthropological, and a fine arts museum. Upon entering, walk across the large courtyard on the ground floor and see the old water fountain. At the historical museum, you'll find out more about the missionary work of the Jesuits. Visit the hall of sacred art to see crucifixes, religious carvings, busts of national heroes, and many images of Jesus and Mary. The anthropological museum boasts collections of musical instruments, urns, vases, arrowheads, stone axes, and more, while the art museum exhibits works of local and national artists, from pre-Columbian pottery to contemporary paintings. Put Centro Cultural del Bicentenario at the forefront of your travel plans using our Santiago del Estero trip planner .
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  • We walked 3 blocks southeast to this part old and part new cultural center. Entering at the new part, we passed the 15 ton meteorite to enter the atrium with its active cafe. Here we purchased our 5 A...  more »
  • The Centre Cultural of the bicentennial of Santiago del Estero has a permanent collection of the Archaeological Museum of this city and semi permanent collections of the Museum of fine arts and the Museum of history. Some samples, are periodically renewed making it a mandatory both for tourists and for santiagans walk. An excellent example of restoration of a historic building, is, at the same time, the Cabildo of Santiago del Estero, and modern architecture.
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  • The work they have done in the cabildo is beautiful. Like all cultural activities in Santiago, is you can not be an exception, the entrance is insignificant. If you travel to this city not miss this Museum, has from the more ancient to the most futuristic
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  • Excellent location, both hygiene and the structure they are well-kept, the air conditioning is pretty good. Visually is a place quite nice and relaxing feeling which makes it more than Nice, and that with a good coffee as well as an auditorium well designed and equipped. Of course the museums which are enough full and informative. Besides everything is everything, it has multiple inputs/outputs which makes easier the entry or exit.
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  • Very nice well kept place. A modest entrance just ten pesos. Which allows access to any citizen. Exhibition of prehistoric animals. Clothing and items in hunting vessels indicating the culture of the human race. Also is excibe a meteorite of 7600 kg Fallen over 4000 years ago in what is now the field of heaven in the province of Santiago del Estero
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  • Beautiful place to visit and also to take a delicious snack, etc. Very good service!
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  • Museum paleantologo. Linda confectionery
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