Museo Yamana, Ushuaia

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Learn about the history of the Yamana peoples, the first to settle the "End of the World," at Museo Yamana . Through a mix of photographs, films, and dioramas, this charming museum tells the story of the first people to reach this long-uninhabited place, explaining the extreme challenges they faced and their methods of survival. Discover just what kinds of implements and clothing this native population made in order to work with and tame the harsh nature that surrounded them. Plan your visit to Museo Yamana and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Ushuaia itinerary planner.
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  • We wanted to visit this museum, but it was not featured on any of the visitor maps they handed out at the tourist office and when we went looking for it anyway, we discovered that it is closed unfortu...  more »
  • It is a small museum with lots of information and interesting videos on native ethnic groups projected. Beautiful explanatory models.
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  • The Museum was inaugurated in 1999 with the name of models world Yámana Museum. In their rooms exhibits on the life of them peoples originating yámana or (Yagan) and its culture, both before as after the arrival of them European to the island large of land of the fire.
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  • One of the tourist attractions "indoor" in Ushuaia. It is interesting to learn about the history of the original settlers of the "lands of the end of the world". A trip to a not-so-distant past, but that there are no remaining descendants.
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