Plaza Malvinas, Ushuaia

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Monument
At Plaza Malvinas visit a memorial to Argentinian soldiers who fell in battle during the Falklands War in 1982. This solemn monument will give you a sense for Argentinian pride and love for fellow citizens. A brief overview of the war with the British provides context for foreign visitors. A large part of the memorial commemorates a sunken ship, the General Belgrano, and those who served on board. Add Plaza Malvinas to your Ushuaia travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Ushuaia trip generator.
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  • The Malvinas Islands square is located on the waterfront of Ushuaia and includes the sculptural mural, Héroes de Malvinas, the Argentinian flag stretched taut by the wind, and pays homage to those kil...  more »
  • During our trip in Argentina, we found many testimonies about the 1982 reconquista war of Las Malvinas, including the 50 pesos banknote. This memorial isby far the largest. It reminds the Vietnam memo...  more »
  • I do remember 'the English Pirates' (quoting the sign at the harbour in Ushuaia) liberating these islands from an invading force in 1982. I had no knowledge of the Argentinian claim on these islands d...  more »
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  • A monument and memorial with an ever burning pyre to remember the Argentinean soldiers who fell in the Islas Malvinas / Falklands conflict in the short war in 1982. Pictures taken at the time surrounded it.
  • Remembrance of the war on the Falklands =Isles Malvinas. Big pictures putted nearby.
  • A nice homage to the war. Eerie sight of a stil burning pyre for the fallen ones,
  • Very nice good care and a beautiful place to remember those heroes who fell in combat
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  • More a monument to show the malvinas are Argentine q
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