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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
Buenos Aires City RA

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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17 Jan 2017
“The best fossils Museum of Argentina, among the betters in the World”
4 Jan 2017
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Paseo Del Bosque s/n, La Plata B1900FWA, Argentina
+54 221 425-7744
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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 21 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

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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Ana L
Hola! quería saber si en los feriados de semana santa estará abierto al público
8 April 2017|
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Response from MuseoLP | Property representative |
Hola el museo se encuentra abierto de jueves a domingo de semana santa. Saludos!
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Hola! La entrada al museo, sólo se paga en pesos argentinos o ppdria ser con otra divisa?
21 December 2016|
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Response from silviaelena1946 | Reviewed this property |
La entrada se paga en pesos , porque no es un museo privado : es estatal ! , es muy económico : niños gratis y adultos será 1 dólar por persona ( cualquier argentino té lo cambia 1dolar = 16 $ argentinos ) y supongo q si no... More
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Evelina T
¿Qué micro de La Plata me deja en el Museo? (desde diagonal 80)
1 September 2015|
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Response from Graciela F | Reviewed this property |
Como dijo Guillermo, no llega ninguno porque esta en medio del Bosque. Y como Rodrigo, siempre fui caminando o en auto. Siempre es corto el camino. Desde Diag. 80, vas hasta la calle 1, la cruzás y tomás hacia la derecha... More
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