Museo Historico ex Casa del Gobernador, Ushuaia
(1.9/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
Discover Ushuaia history at Museo Historico ex Casa del Gobernador, prison-cum-museum housing lots of interesting artifacts from the city's past. Built in the late 19th century, the building displays a number of exhibits, from historical photography and documents to relics like an antiquated slot machine, furniture, and utensils. Keep your eye out for objects made by the inmates once incarcerated here. The admission price also includes entry into the nearby marine museum, so consider a combined visit. A visit to Museo Historico ex Casa del Gobernador represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Ushuaia trip itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • the Museum helps to see something of the history of ushuaia. a reproduction of the legislature and part of the Government House. Cervantes room interesting dedicated to del Monte
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  • It is a historic landmark, it is worthwhile to go! There are guided tours that are good. There is also a dramatization to the afternoon/night. What does not seem right is the price of entry for Argentine $250 per person.
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  • Small museum friendly to get an idea of the genesis of the city and implantation in Tierra del Fuego
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