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Museo del Cabildo, Asuncion

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For a piece of Paraguayan history, visit Museo del Cabildo, a museum containing many tidbits from the local culture. The museum is situated in the Cabildo building, a colonial-era mansion and seat of the first Paraguayan Senate, later housing the Congress. Admire the imposing pink facade of the building and explore the museum exhibits inside. Varied items showcased include important political documents, pottery, tools, and everyday items from the indigenous community. See the collections of modern and colonial artworks, an exhibit dedicated to Paraguayan music and dance, or one of the other collections of cultural pieces. Using our online itinerary creator, Asuncion attractions like Museo del Cabildo can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The building is very nice and your interior too. It is worthwhile to devote an hour to it. In addition to other exhibitions, what caught my attention was the Museum do imigrante, fantastic. Just don't get distracted by the walking area, I found there very dangerous
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  • It is a historic building and a cultural center more than a museum. The Museum is small and houses objects of culture of the natives. There are also temporary exhibitions. Currently, end of 2016, there is an emporaire on immigration, very interesting exposure. It also organizes concerts, lectures, film screenings. You can visit it in no time and is not far from the Cathedral, the House of independence, the Government Palace and the manzana of her rivera.
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  • When I visited there were some exhibitions. The immigrant Museum too. Where date when and how many came and that parents. Believing that have immigration control.
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