Galeria Tematica Historia Fueguina, Ushuaia
(4.6/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web)
See the lifelike depictions of what the historical region of Argentina looked through the ages at Galeria Tematica Historia Fueguina. Detailed, full-size dioramas show examples of life from indigenous peoples through European colonization. Grab the English audio guide to walk you through each display. Some of the exhibits even allow you to enter and take photos from within. Look for the section that discusses the site's history (it used to be a prison). Afterwards, head to the adjacent art gallery and a shop, which sells souvenirs. Work out when and for how long to visit Galeria Tematica Historia Fueguina and other Ushuaia attractions using our handy Ushuaia trip builder.
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  • Thank goodness that it occurred to us to ask, because we had left his visit for Sunday and is the only day that have closed! History Fueguina theme gallery is a treasure worthy of being visited when one is in Ushuaia and that in a short and entertaining tour one can understand a little of the history of these lands, and its Aboriginal peoples (Yámana, come and go and Haush), the first sailors who arrived in these lands, from stories of the Presidio until Shackleton's Antarctic adventure. At the end of the promenade, is imposed through the tavern of old Wolf located on the 3rd floor. Absolutely recommended!
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  • I think it's very important to the preservation of local history. Here we have an exhibition well made and what surrounds us. Know how these natives lived in these icy regions and how the white man the decimated.
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  • the attention of staff, explanation, figures actual size, the atmosphere, everything is wide recommended mind
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