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Museo de la Memoria Urbana o del Terremoto

Mitre y Espana, San Juan 5400, Argentina
+54 264 422-4454
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Very informative

Visited this museum on an early afternoon weekday. We were the only ones there. The museum is very... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
CanadaTango
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Canada
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The place to go

This little museum is the place to go if you are interested in learning more about the earthquake... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2016
Linn B
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
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12 Jan 2018
“Very informative”
22 Nov 2016
“The place to go”
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Mitre y Espana, San Juan 5400, Argentina
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+54 264 422-4454
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Visited this museum on an early afternoon weekday. We were the only ones there. The museum is very small. Admission is free and they offer a guided tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and gave us a very good overview of the earthquake that destroyed...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This little museum is the place to go if you are interested in learning more about the earthquake that destroyed the city in 1944. The only room of the museum which is filled with several photographs, urban models and newspaper articles isn't spectacular, but it...More

Thank Linn B
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Housed in a single room, there are pictures and displays covering every detail of the dreadful earthquake in 1944. There is a clever simulator to show how an earthquake feels. Free of charge.

Thank Becky0210
Reviewed 22 April 2015

It is a great place to learn how San Juan looked like before the earthquake that devastated the city in 1945. There is an earthquake simulator. It is worth visiting.

Thank flaviaes57
Reviewed 26 March 2015

A museum showing how the city was before the earthquake in 1944, its rebuilding and remembrance. Very interesting information.

Thank Rolando952
Reviewed 24 January 2015

this museum shows many pictures from San Juan before the earthquake. You can experience in a special room the earthquake!

Thank marti j
Reviewed 16 March 2014 via mobile

This small museum in an old part of the former railway station given you an idea of the town before and after the earthquake. Dont miss the earthquake simulator. Free entry

Thank JennyGay
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