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Tierra Santa

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Address: Av. Costanera Rafael Obligado 5790, Buenos Aires 1480, Argentina
Phone Number:
+54 11 4784-9551
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Nice way to spend an evening

I am writing this review from a view point of a middle aged man who is taking his wife and kid somewhere out on a Saturday evening. Its a very good place to spend a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2015
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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San Francisco, California
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426 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you're in Buenos Aires, you HAVE to go to Tierra Santa. It's a weird religious theme park with amusing animatronic shows depicting the last supper and the creation of life, and there's a huge Jesus status that's resurrected several times a day. It was one of the weirdest experiences I've ever had, but definitely a whole lot of fun.

2 Thank Mike G
Auckland, New Zealand
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114 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

First, if you're in Argentina, which is Spanish-speaking, don't expect everything and everyone to speak English! If that's what you want, maybe you should stick to English-speaking countries. That said, you don't really need to be able to speak Spanish here to enjoy the experience. Most of the depicted scenes are common enough that you will recognise the stories behind... More 

2 Thank Kiwigirl341
Lima Region, Peru
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689 reviews
257 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016

to hot to visit in the summer, I was not lucky, it was about 39 degrees, so I didnt like to much what I saw...the history of the Bible is there, nothing new

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I am writing this review from a view point of a middle aged man who is taking his wife and kid somewhere out on a Saturday evening. Its a very good place to spend a pleasant evening with family. Neatly maintained. The figurines depicted the bible incidents and there are also other figurines placed in the park, like Mahatma Ganhdi... More 

2 Thank ANTONY N
Orlando, Florida
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211 reviews
120 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Well, I went there because it would be an interest subject for my college paper. It was super weird and maybe its because I'm not very religious but I'm never going back.

1 Thank LaisSilva
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

We went to this bizarre place and found it very entertaining. We aren't religious at all but imagine if you are it does tell various biblical scenes reasonably well. That said we found ourselves stunned and giggling a lot of the time, the massive Jesus that rises up is a sight to behold! It's quite a bit of a drive... More 

San Francisco, California
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127 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Here the biblical past is choregraphed and projected in mechanical and live beings. Great period food and artifacts.

1 Thank 99MD2015
Galway, Ireland
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132 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

We visited just out of morbid curiosity - and ended up loving it! It's such a bizarre concept and it is taken really seriously as a sort of pilgrimage by a lot of visitors - we didn't do this and instead wandered around and took photos with the many many large plastic scenes from the bible, had some wine and... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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185 reviews
117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2015

Is a magical place, every time I visit I found something different , I hardly recommend the afternoon, to see this thematic park by day and night, is Jerusalem style life when Catholic religion begins, also Jew and Muslim religion, pictures from Francisco Pope when he visited the place before been Pope. Didactic free guide, shows, restaurants and good facilities... More 

1 Thank Dulcedeborita
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We went for a cheap laugh during our trip to Buenos Aires and that's exactly what we got! The staff costumes were probably the highlight of the day! The park could definitely be improved with the addition of a few rides though. We were disappointed that the rising Jesus statue was not working when we were there.

1 Thank Kirsty J

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