Museo Posta de Los Hornillos, Tilcara
(3.9/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
If you’re a history or architecture buff, make a point to stop by Museo Posta de Los Hornillos. Built in 1772, the postal station dates from the colonial era and was an important station in the battle for independence. Visit the museum inside to view relics from colonial times, including art, furniture, weapons, and tools. Many heroes of the independence rested here after battling against the royalists, such as General Manuel Belgrano. You can view some interesting letters belonging to Belgrano, as well as the bed he slept in while he was there. A small chapel stands nearby as well, but it can only be viewed from the outside. Put Museo Posta de Los Hornillos on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Province of Jujuy vacation generator.
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  • We stopped because from the road we saw a small church that interested us. Then we inContact that post was the place where was night and animals on journeys to the North were changed. Important historical place in our emancipation
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  • A place to learn about life in the campaign, it was like where horses changes were made to track travel, and take a break.
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  • Although the first feeling is that it doesn't own weight, this is diluting unveiled what he represented in the epic of emancipation. Little by little to take this knowledge becoming so important in the formation of the country. So while the rating is high so it shows, you deserve it for what it represents.
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