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Museo Evita

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Address: Calle Lafinur 2988, Buenos Aires C1425FAB, Argentina
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+54 11 4807-0306
11:00 - 19:00
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In this grand mansion, many fascinating items pay homage to Evita Peron,...

In this grand mansion, many fascinating items pay homage to Evita Peron, revered champion of the downtrodden Argentines. This museum was opened in 2002 upon Evita’s death.

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A small gem of a museum about life of Eva Peron - combine it with a walk through Palermo neighborhood

It was worth the taxi ride and the modest admission fee to tour this museum, which used to be a home for women and children in need of assistance (housing, food, skills training... read more

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was worth the taxi ride and the modest admission fee to tour this museum, which used to be a home for women and children in need of assistance (housing, food, skills training, etc.) founded by Eva Peron. The building itself is interesting as it is very European in style and architecture. The tour takes you through her early life,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Outside of Messi and Maradona :) probably the most famous Argentinian outside the country Museum is small and gives a good insight to the life of a lady who died young Small gift shop at the end which has some nice pieces Staff friendly and takes about an hour

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Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very interesting museum about the life of Evita. Starts from the beginning of her life and how she became the first lady. The museum is modern, very accessible and not expensive. It requires 1.5 hours more or less for a decent visit. Very recommended.

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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Eva Peron was a truly remarkable person and this is just a small tribute to her. She did so much for Argentina both at the local level as well as internationally.

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Lake of Bays, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum provides a good understanding of why Eva is so loved by Patagonians. She was really dedicated to the betterment of woman, children, the elderly and the disadvantaged. We only wish there was more information about other parts of her very short life.

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Laval, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't miss this place! It was a great experience and an educational one too. We found out such a lot about the life of Evita. It really gives you the essence of her and what her life was about. A real gem of a museum with a wonderful courtyard restaurant.

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Bakersfield, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, cramped and hot best describes this museum. Lots of history about Evita,; however the vast majority is in SPanish. If you don't read Spanish you will be bored.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So you've seen the movie, heard Madona sing and maybe visited the cemetery here in BA where Evita is buried. Perhaps the most famous if really not known Argentine to most Americans. So now visit the museum and learn about the woman. Nice restaurant here also

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was really worth a visit and was not expensive to get in, no photos allowed, so you were advised to leave your bag in the locker. You could take pictures in two areas only, the memorabila there belonging to Eva peron and the good work that Evita did in Argentina was remembered in this museum. the staff were freiendlya... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is lovely, in a quiet and attractive neighborhood, and the building's architecture also is beautiful. Museo Evita offers a wide-ranging history of Evita Peron's life and work, illustrating how she helped shape Argentina's history during the 20th century. In addition to interesting artifacts, including some of her clothes, there were clips about her from newsreels and televisions news... More 

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