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Casa Natal de Sarmiento

Sarmiento 21 Capital, San Juan 5400, Argentina
+54 264 422-4603
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Have to see it with guide

We had an incredible guide. It is a must do / incredible man and influence on the Latin American... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ricardo N
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Preserved colonial home in downtown San Juan.

We drove 5 km NW of our Hotel Vinas del Sol to a parking garage (60 Ap) near the main Plaza 5th de... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
Gene J
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Sarmiento 21 Capital, San Juan 5400, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had an incredible guide. It is a must do / incredible man and influence on the Latin American continent. Not a fan of museums but would definitely do it again to learn about history again. Thank you city of San Juan! (It is free...More

Thank Ricardo N
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

We drove 5 km NW of our Hotel Vinas del Sol to a parking garage (60 Ap) near the main Plaza 5th de Mayo. Form here we walked 350 meters NW to visit this museum. An English speaking receptionist, gave us an overview, guided tour...More

Thank Gene J
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Another of those individuals who appear over the span of history to help humanity see the way along the path up the mountain of life. His depth and span touched upon many aspect of our way of life and in so doing he rightfully fitted...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you have very short time in San Juan, make sure that you visit Casa Natal de Sarmiento. I visited with my son who did not speak Spanish, and they arranged a special tour for him. I was deeply moved by Sarmiento, a genius who...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

La Casa Natal de Sarmiento is definitely worth a quick visit if you have a couple of days in San Juan and are interested in what is a significant piece of Argentinas history. Although being relatively small with only a handful of rooms, this museum...More

Thank Linn B
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

The guided tour is excellent. The guide person was very engaging, showin a visionary Sarmiento and how importantly he influenced education in Argentina and Chile

Thank dnaranjod
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

This small house in the middle of a quiet neighborhood in San Juan was the home of Domingo F. Sarmiento, one of Argentina's most important Presidents. He is noted for his book Facundo and biography of Abraham Lincoln and sought to model Argentina's Government on...More

Thank MarcoPolodiNuovaYork
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Reviewed 26 March 2015

Very interesting, more if Domingo F. Sarmiento is so well known in Chile as a writer and part of history. Its worth a visit, for he was important in Argentina's history in the early 1900.

Thank Rolando952
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Reviewed 24 January 2015

we had a tour with a guide. The group was to big , we did not hear very well the explanation of the guide. It was worth to see the house of Sarmiento.

Thank marti j
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Reviewed 9 September 2014

In the middle of Sarmiento there is a little grassy patch with the coloured, life size statues of two criollo horses. These are the local horses that Tschiffley rode from Buenos Aires to New York, arriving in 1925 or thereabouts. Long distance riders still regard...More

Thank gauchitopete
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