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Museo de La Plata

Paseo Del Bosque s/n, La Plata B1900FWA, Argentina
+54 221 425-7744
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The best fossils Museum of Argentina, among the betters in the World

To see all will take about 2/3 hours. Use an Universitary Guide, Also available normally at the... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Esteban B
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Buenos Aires City RA
Awesome!

This is a great museum to visit. Full of fossils of dinosaurs, beautiful park and location. A must... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Patricia I
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This highly regarded Argentinean museum of natural science contains over two million exhibits in the areas of paleontology, botany, zoology, archaeology, biology, geology and ethnography.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Paseo Del Bosque s/n, La Plata B1900FWA, Argentina
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

To see all will take about 2/3 hours. Use an Universitary Guide, Also available normally at the entrance. If go with a Tour arrange before with the touring Company to find one before being in the place.-

Thank Esteban B
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a great museum to visit. Full of fossils of dinosaurs, beautiful park and location. A must see!

Thank Patricia I
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Booked a La Plata City Tour where we also went to the Museo. We had 30 minutes total to visit the Museum. I would've loved to see more traditional Argentinian things, instead there were stuffed animals. Not really my cup of tea but then again...More

Thank Felix B
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Few years back I visited a Fossil museum near Calgary in Canada and I thought it was the best until my visit to La Pata museum. Very informative and detailed of animal existence from Dinosaurs Age. What more is that discovery of subsequent civilizations are...More

Thank SSDNY
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended museum. We spend a few hours here and the time just flew by. There are a lot of skeletons both from animals you can find today, but also plenty of impressive prehistoric animals. A nice collection of rocks and pre-Columbian artifacts tops it...More

Thank TwoAndAHalfTraveller
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Great Museum of Natural History and archeology, fantastic exhibits. Your idle weekend afternoon, very pleasant surroundings.

Thank OilfieldTraveller
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This museum was created from the collection of Ameghino, a naturalist from the 19th century, and is now home of the school of natural science of the University of La Plata. Among its many jewels stand a unique collection of gliptodontes, original from this region...More

Thank Gabo M
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I've visited this place countless times, since I was a child, I've seen it change, go through rough and good times alike, always trying to attend the newest exhibition. It's always been my favorite museum in Argentina. I always particularly enjoyed the dinosaur's exposition, where...More

Thank GeekyTouring
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This is the second time we went here.First trip was 13 years ago.This time I had a camera so people would believe 10 foot armadillos existed(see photos).This is an anthropology museum with a dinosaur skeleton donated by Andrew Carnegie about 80 feet long,plus many examples...More

Thank jmdrmd2
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I went in May so the place was freezing cold. The collection is huge but it is not well maintained or it seems like it. There are many thing to see but it is organized in a kind of chaotic way so one loses interest...More

Thank Chana B
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