Argentina’s best museum

The Museo del Fin del Mundo Liam Quinn/Flickr

The Museo del Fin del Mundo ©Liam Quinn/Flickr

Thinking about visiting Argentina? It will surely be a fantastic vacation. This astonishing country is one of the major tourist destinations of South America. There are numerous breathtaking natural attractions in the country, not to mention the cultural sights. For instance, there are some fantastic museums in Argentina. If you would like to find out which are Argentina’s best museums, read the following guide. Below I will present you some useful information relating to the National History Museum, the Museo del Fin del Mundo, the Museo Evita, the Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan B. Castagnino and the Museo del Vino.

The National History Museum

Situated in Buenos Aires, the National History Museum (Museo Historico Nacional) is a major visitor attraction and one of the most significant museums in Argentina. If you are interested in the country’s past, you can not miss to visit the museum. It presents perfectly Argentina’s past. The exhibited objects and artifacts are colorful and attractive for all ages. The fantastic museum is open Tuesday to Friday from 11:00 to 17:00 and on Saturdays from 15:00 to 18:00. (April 2013)

The Museo del Fin del Mundo

One of the most interesting museums of Argentina is the unique Museo del Fin del Mundo. Situated in Ushuaia, the museum is an important visitor attraction. The “end of the world museum” is home to fantastic collections of artifacts dating from thousands of years. Stuffed birds are also exhibited here, not to mention the section dedicated to the penal colony found in the region. The museum can be visited October to April daily from 9:00 to 20:00, May to September from 12:00 to 19:00. (April 2013)

The Museo del Fin del Mundo Liam Quinn/Flickr

The Museo del Fin del Mundo ©Liam Quinn/Flickr

The Museo Evita

One of the capital city’s most visited museums, the Museo Evita is dedicated to one of the biggest icons of Argentina, Eva Peron. From her wardrobe’s pieces to her funeral mask, visitors can admire everything relating to the life of this famous woman. The museum is open Tuesday to Sunday from 11:00 to 19:00. (April 2013)

Museo Evita VÃctor Santa MarÃa/Flickr

Museo Evita ©VÃctor Santa MarÃa/Flickr

The Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan B. Castagnino

If you love fine arts, the Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan B. Castagnino is the best museum to visit in Argentina. Situated in Rosario, the museum is considered one of the most fascinating museums of Argentina. It presents a fantastic collection of 3.000 of pieces of European and Argentine artwork. It is an absolutely worth visiting sight of Argentina. It is open Mondays and Wednesday to Friday from 14:00 to 20:00, on Saturdays and Sundays from 13:00 to 19:00. (April 2013)

The Museo del Vino

One of Mendoza’s best visitor attractions, the Museo del Vino is a very interesting museum to visit. If you are interested in the production and history of wine, this is the best place to go. It includes about 4.500 objects relating to wine production. It is open Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:30, Saturdays from 10:00 to 16:00 and Sundays from 10:00 to 13:00. (April 2013)

Mendoza wine cellar Miradas.com.br/Flickr

Mendoza wine cellar ©Miradas.com.br/Flickr

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