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Private Art and Museums Tour in Buenos Aires
"Your private art tour begins with pickup from your centrally located hotel in Buenos Aires. You will meet your knowledgeable and professional guide and go on a tour that will truly show you the artistic side of the city. You will learn why Buenos not only for its architecture and its style but also because it is one of the biggest art producing cities in South America. The museums you visit may vary each day and can include the Museo Arte Moderno MALBA Museo de Bellas Artes and more. You will discover the city’s artistic treasures as you visit these important museums as well as permanent art exhibitions of works by some of the most famous artists in the world such as Coleccion de Arte Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat. You will also stop by the exclusive art galleries in Recoleta to appreciate the work of various Argentinea
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Small-Group City Tour of Buenos Aires
"Your 3-hour small-group tour will show you the main and most important landmarks of the city of Buenos Aires. At the first stop you will discover the history of “May Square” where some of the most important historical events took place. Learn from your knowledgeable guide about it and about the protagonists who made history since the square's foundation. You can see its surroundings the most emblematic buildings and learn all about them. Then head to May Avenue (Avenida de Mayo) and admire the oldest residential neighborhood in Buenos Aires: San Telmo. Walk along its cobble-stoned streets and check out its antiques shops and picturesque buildings.You will continue your tour and live a
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Private Customizable City Tour of Buenos Aires
"During this private tour you can visit the most beautiful historical and important places in the city of Buenos Aires. The best thing about this is that you choose which. Plus you get the chance to do it at your own pace with no time restrictions. You will discover the history of “Plaza de Mayo"" (May Square) a site where the most important historical events in the country took place. You get to also see its surroundings including the most emblematic buildings and learn about them and the true key players of those events. Once you leave May Square
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More Things to Do in La Plata

Teatro Argentino

The construction of the Theater was initiated in 1980, obeying al project of the architects of La Plata Enrique Bars, Tom?s Garcia, Roberto Germani, In?s Eubio, Alberto Sbarra and Carlos Ucar, who a...
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Graxie
Apr 04, 2011

LA PLATA : CATEDRAL

The city of La Plata is just 1.5 hours away from Buenos Aires (once you made it through the heavy traffic, it is a breeze to get here). It is one of the 'most planned' city I have ever been to. There...
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swesn
Nov 14, 2006

LA PLATA : MUSEUM OF NATURAL SCIENCE

This museum should be a delight to those kids (or adults who like large, musty-smelled museums) who love skeletonal constructions of extinct dinosaurs or existing mammals, stuffed birds and countless...
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swesn
Nov 14, 2006

Keep your eyes open for unusual sculptures

In the center of town are a number of interesting and unusual sculptures like the one in the photo. For a relatively small city like La Plata, its grand buildings accompanied by art works like this...
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wadekorzan
Jan 21, 2004

The Government House

The government house (Casa Gobierno in Spanish) is yet another very beautiful building, done however in the Flemish Renaissance stlye. It houses the offices for the government of Buenos Aires Province...
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wadekorzan
Jan 21, 2004

Palace of the Legislature

Another of the city's beautiful monuments is the legislature building. Like the city hall, it's done in the German Renaissance style and is located between Avenue 7 and Calle 8, between Avenues 51 and...
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wadekorzan
Jan 21, 2004
 
 
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The City Hall

The city hall is a beautiful building located at the opposite end of Plaza Moreno from the cathedral. The building was actually done by an architect named Hubert Stiers from Hanover in the German...
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wadekorzan
Jan 21, 2004

The cathedral--it's like being in Europe

The cathedral is the landmark of the city, and is located in the very center at Plaza Moreno. It is done in the neo-gothic style and was actually inspired by the cathedrals in Cologne, Germany, and...
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wadekorzan
Jan 21, 2004

Plaza Moreno-the center of the city

The heart of La Plata is the very large square called "Plaza Moreno". Here you will find the very large and beautiful cathedral at one end and the city hall at the other end. In between, there are...
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wadekorzan
Jan 21, 2004

Actual vertebrates

Not only fossil mammals can be seen at the Museum; there is an awesome room of present animals too.No sólo mamíferos fósiles pueden verse en el Museo; hay una sala imponente de animales actuales...
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andal13
Nov 22, 2003

Glyptodon

Glyptodon means "carved tooth" (who needs translation?); the gliptodon was an animal like an armadillo, with a rigid cuirass, herbivorous and really huge (see picture); its vertebras were fused....
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andal13
Nov 22, 2003

Toxodon platensis

The world toxodon means "curved tooth" (as everybody knows!). It is a South American notoungulata, herbivorous, 1 ton weight (the size of a rhinoceros), with a important nasal retraction (it probably...
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andal13
Nov 22, 2003

Megatherium americanum

Megatherium means "large beast" (of course!); it is an edentata tardigrada (actually, a sloth), which reached 5 tons; it was the largest South American mammal. It used to walk with four feet, but it...
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andal13
Nov 22, 2003

The Building

As I told you before, the building is just magnificent; the main hall has a circular shape, and has a beautiful skylight. To visit the Museum you must pay an entrance fee of 3 Argentinian pesos (1 US...
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andal13
Nov 22, 2003

Top Hotels in La Plata

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Calle 10 entre 54 y 55, La Plata, Argentina
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6th St btwn 53rd St and 54th, La Plata, Province of Buenos Aires, B1900DFJ, Argentina
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Calle 54, No. 523, La Plata, 1900, Argentina
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2 Street no 645, corner 45 and diag. 80, 1900
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Calle 46, No.536, La Plata, 1900, Argentina
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Avenida 1 N0 620/622, La Plata, 1900, Argentina
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Top 5 La Plata Writers

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"Viaje al pasado"
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"La Plata, capital of Buenos Aires Province"
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" LA PLATA "
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"LA PLATA"
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"The old Eva Peron City"
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