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Address: Mitre B. & Dardo Rocha, Balcarce 7620, Argentina
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An excellent museum which has been beautifully set up to allow for a relaxed and pleasant stroll to get a close-up view of historical race cars, both used by Fangio and other... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Miguel B
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

An excellent museum which has been beautifully set up to allow for a relaxed and pleasant stroll to get a close-up view of historical race cars, both used by Fangio and other famous local and international drivers. The quality of this exhibition lives up to the expectations and is a worthy tribute to the best race driver of all time.... More 

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Thank Miguel B
Balcarce, Argentina
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49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are fan of vehicles, this is a must. It is also a very nice visit if you are in Balcarce for the day.

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Thank lbernad
Balcarce, Argentina
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52 reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

At the top of any mejor city in the world, this Museum drives you to Fangios memories through Cars and photos.

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Thank AGUSTIN G
Lake Tahoe (California), California
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29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

I am a huge motorsport fan, so the 5 hour / midnight bus trip from Buenos Aires was a no-brainer, but if you are on the fence, GO, countless cars from every era.. (not just Fangio) ... audio tour available, multiple levels, small gift shop, excellently maintained, and not over crowded, one of the highlights of my trip for sure!

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Wrotham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Superb museum which documents the racing career of Fangio comprehensively. Priceless exhibits with innumerable trophies documents and photographs make this a most facinating place.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Enthusiastic staff made for a fantastic visit. Damian, Juan and the lady behind the cashier (I don't remember her name)were great. The trick is to ask questions and all of the best of motor sports come alive. This is a MUST!!!!!

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Thank CLK2001
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 5 February 2016

The Museum Juan Manuel Fangio is a museum dedicated to the homonymous motor racing driver. It is located in the center of the city of Balcarce, Province of Buenos Aires Argentina, a few blocks from the house where, on June 24, 1911, was born that was five times Formula 1 champion Juan Manuel Fangio.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Who is Fangio? He is an Argentinian F1 driver that won five F1 world tournaments. He drove for the Alfa Romeo, MercedesBenz, Ferrari and Maserati squads in the fifties. No other driver in the world was able to win five world tournaments, until a German driver beated Fangio's record recently. The musseum pays a tribute to his live and the... More 

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Thank Pablo G
Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Even if you are not so keen on cars and racing life this museum should be the # 1 to visit in Argentina. Fangio's racing life and cars he drove to glorious successes could not be better presented. Only 1 hour's flight from Buenos Aires! You will need the whole day to get the exciting complete story of this superb... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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733 reviews
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Reviewed 12 January 2015

We loved to see the exhibits that helped us travel back to the glorious times of Juan Manuel Fangio and his crew. The museum clearly helps one assess his feat at its true size.

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