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Museo Historico General San Martin

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Address: Calle Escalada de San Martin 1843, Mendoza M5500ADC, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 261 425-7947
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Bordered by the lovely Alameda walkway, this museum honors Argentina’s...

Bordered by the lovely Alameda walkway, this museum honors Argentina’s revered hero, General San Martin.

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Very interesting wish there was a book

Fascinating collection of artifacts from Mendoza in the 1800's. The museum obviously doesn't receive any funding other than what it collects in entrance fees, but the care with... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 January 2016
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Mendoza, Argentina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Fascinating collection of artifacts from Mendoza in the 1800's. The museum obviously doesn't receive any funding other than what it collects in entrance fees, but the care with which it was put together is also obvious and the volunteers and donors are to be commended for their efforts. Everything is in Spanish, therefore much is lost if you can't read... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014

I really enjoyed visiting this old, historical museum. This museum has an important collection of objects from the time of San Martin when he was the Governor of Mendoza. It is definitely a very comprehensive and detailed museum well worth visiting.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2013 via mobile

We visited here after we had heard of San Martin's importance to the country and were surprised to be in a warm, dusty, tiny few rooms. There is a small entry fee. The exhibits included weapons, uniforms, household items, clothing and articles in Spanish. It was interesting to see the different ways leather was used to construct trunks and other... More 

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