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Museo Guemes

Calle Espana 730, Salta A4400ANR, Argentina
+54 387 495-4295
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Sort just stumbled upon the museum with some time in our hands. The museum is very interactive with... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
travellingjacko
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York, United Kingdom
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Slow moving group tour of Guemes colonial home museum.

After visiting the main plaza’s Museo de Arqueología de Alta Montaña, we walked 250 meters... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
Gene J
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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“independence” (3 reviews)
“guemes” (2 reviews)
“exhibits” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Calle Espana 730, Salta A4400ANR, Argentina
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+54 387 495-4295
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Sort just stumbled upon the museum with some time in our hands. The museum is very interactive with projected videos explaining the life and events of Guemes’ life we didn’t know anything about the war of independence but it was very enlightening. We got given...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

After visiting the main plaza’s Museo de Arqueología de Alta Montaña, we walked 250 meters northwest to Museo Guemes. We paid our 100 Ap each, then waited on a courtyard bench for a group to be assembled. Our group of 15 was then given instructions...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I've seen a lot of museums but this one grasped my attention quickly. Their use of video effects and animetronics made the story of General come alive! The tour is unique itself as it is with a group but guided by motion sensors which activate...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Strange how most of the displays are open to the elements, historic oil paintings hung in rooms open to the weather and humidity, some exhibits left to visibly deteriorate

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

This museum depicts the life of Martin Güemes, a hero in the fight for Argentine independence. Admission is free. When you arrive go to the desk and get a number and then go wait on the patio. Numbers are called in small groups and then...More

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