Patagonia, Thursday, September 29, 2016

Regional Museums

  Interpreting History   Argentina  El Calafate - Santa Cruz
Interpreting History
This is one of the most interesting interpretation centers in Patagonia. It features a tour around 14,000 years of human and environmental history. Visitors just need to let...
Interpreting History
  Visit to El Calafate Regional Museum   Argentina  El Calafate - Santa Cruz
Visit to El Calafate Regional Museum
A building that shelters historical and cultural treasures of the City of El Calafate.
Visit to El Calafate Regional Museum
  Nao Victoria Museum   Chile  P. Natales / Torres del Paine - XII Región
Nao Victoria Museum
An exact replica of the Nao Victoria recreates the moment in which Magellan set out to conquer the world and found the union of the two seas. A museum commemorates and invites...
Nao Victoria Museum
  The Past of the Magellanic Lands   Chile  P. Natales / Torres del Paine - XII Región
The Past of the Magellanic Lands
The Municipal Historical Museum houses a significant collection of objects that give evidence of the origins of these southern communities.
The Past of the Magellanic Lands
  Brought by the Sea   Chile  Punta Arenas - XII Región
Brought by the Sea
The Naval and Maritime Museum displays a plentiful collection of objects from the ships that reached these confines.
Brought by the Sea
  Past of Glory   Chile  Punta Arenas - XII Región
Past of Glory
One of the most sumptuous residencies owned by the pioneer Braun Menéndez family today houses the Magallanes Regional Museum.
Past of Glory
  Salesian Heritage   Chile  Punta Arenas - XII Región
Salesian Heritage
The Maggiorino Borgatello Museum displays a complete ethnological, historical and biological collection about the strait. A proud sample of the Catholic religious order.
Salesian Heritage
  The Braun Family   Chile  Punta Arenas - XII Región
The Braun Family
They were the protagonists of the history of the pioneers. Today, their palaces are two of the most representative places as regards the architecture and the past of the city.
The Braun Family
  Unforgettable   Chile  Punta Arenas - XII Región
Unforgettable
With the purpose of keeping its history alive, the Museum of Memory displays objects from the days of the pioneers.
Unforgettable
  Appreciating Past and Present   Argentina  Río Gallegos - Santa Cruz
Appreciating Past and Present
The museums in the city show objects related to its life and culture and allow us to see the customs, life and thinking of the ancestors.
Appreciating Past and Present
  Southern Train   Argentina  Río Gallegos - Santa Cruz
Southern Train
We visited the Train Friends' Association and toured around the facilities of the Roberto Galian Railway Museum.
Southern Train
  The Parisi House   Argentina  Río Gallegos - Santa Cruz
The Parisi House
During our visit to Río Gallegos, we had the chance to see the most ancient house in the city as we visited the Pioneers' Museum.
The Parisi House
  Confessions of the Prison   Argentina  Ushuaia - Tierra del Fuego
Confessions of the Prison
The inside of the old prison building, where the Maritime Museum works, keeps the tales brought by the sea and the stories of the prisoners that colonized southern Patagonia.
Confessions of the Prison
  Fuegian History Museum   Argentina  Ushuaia - Tierra del Fuego
Fuegian History Museum
This exhibition unveils the fascinating world of these Patagonian confines and reveals the mysteries of the past that help adults and children understand facts, customs and...
Fuegian History Museum
  Witness of the Beginning   Argentina  Ushuaia - Tierra del Fuego
Witness of the Beginning
The End of the World Museum treasures the heritage of life in Tierra del Fuego, from pre-Columbian days to the mid XX century.
Witness of the Beginning
Hiking in Patagonia

Hiking or walking is an activity practiced in all kinds of terrains and is not restricted to age, gender or physical fitness.
As in every task, there are various levels of difficulty, which can be surpassed gradually as experience is gained. The routes are divided into four types of difficulty: relaxed, medium, steady and difficult.

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Patagonian estancias

The rise of the estancias has changed the empty limitless space into a rural production environment that enabled the country to be positioned among the first suppliers of raw material in the world.
Towards the south, the estancias have given the scenery a new shape. Getting through the harsh winter, the intense snowfalls and the incessant wind, they have become real settlements scattered in the vastness of the fields.

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