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Museo del Fin del Mundo

Avenida Maipu 173, Ushuaia 9410, Argentina
+54 2901 42-1863
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El Museo del Fin del Mundo cuenta con dos sedes: Casa Fundacional (Ex Banco Nación, Maipú 173) y Antigua Casa de Gobierno (Maipú 465). Ofrece exhibiciones permanentes y temporarias, y preserva un amplio archivo histórico e importantes colecciones disponibles para su consulta. Su vasto patrimonio fue conformado a partir de la adquisición propia, donaciones de particulares, colaboraciones institucionales y mediante distintos programas de investigación. La entrada al Museo es gratuita para residentes de la Provincia de Tierra del Fuego.
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Avenida Maipu 173, Ushuaia 9410, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a nice museum of city history. It's free to the public with generous hours of operation. Unfortunately we had to rush as got there too close to closing.

Thank TASunde
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very small museum with free entry. Only 3 rooms....one has creepy stuffed penguins and birds. The main room is a brief history of the natives. The third room was a photo display of a shipwreck. Pop in if passing but dont go looking for this...More

Thank Kerryn72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Admission gives you access totwo locations. Both are interesting historical views of the city and the general area. .

Thank BroMattAz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

worth the visit very interesting. Good place to go on a rainy day give yourself a couple hours plus gift shop is overpriced but aren't they all?

Thank viper56
Reviewed 30 November 2017

It is a small museum near to the city coastline and so appropriately named end of the World museum as Ushuaia is often called the city at the end of the world. There are geographical information, histories, artifacts, descriptions of land and sea explorers and...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Small museum. Interesting exhibits. Films were a highlight particularly about the introduction of beavers from canada

Thank Nlenigma
Reviewed 19 August 2017

It has some posts with English explanations but it all about human, native tribes and later invaders from Europe, but little about the nature of this land.

Thank Lingang
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Interesting bird exhibits. Informative history about the region. Close to town and easy to spend an hour browsing.

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Despite the catchy name, the museum has relatively little to offer beyond some local natural history and a bit about the colonial period. The building is impressive, and since it is right on the waterfront, handy to visit.

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a simple and straightforward museum which tells an important story about the peoples, fauna and flora of the area. This museum is now an even more important local history resource in the light of the recent closure of the Yamana Museum.

Thank Keith769
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Mona P
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Response from HPODBERSICH | Property representative |
The Mueso of the End of the World finds on the avenue Maipú 173 and his second building (historical house in front of the port) is Maipú 412. It is not far of the port and in both buildings can you obtain the stamp on his... More
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