Sunset is the ideal time to visit the eco-center in the City of Chubut.
Lying on a perfect cliff, the eco-center boasts its Welsh architectural style and provides an excellent vantage point to enjoy the view. Each of its grand windows invites visitors to behold the endless sea and to appreciate the wonderful world of sea dwellers.
María Elena Lizurume is in charge of the eco-center cultural programs. She was also our guide. At first, she told us that the building was inaugurated in 2000 as a result of the work done by a group of scientists and naturalists closely related to the Valdés Peninsula area.
The main fosterers were Messrs. Alfredo Lichter and Claudio Campagna. Both of them designed an essentially scientific and cultural project devoted to the observation and interpretation of sea ecosystems.
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Level of Difficulty: low
Duration: 1 hour
Timetables: everyday from 10am to 7pm.
Recommendations: Stay in the library until sunset.
Go along the waterfront Alte. Brown Boulevard and, after passing the monument to the
Contact: Ecocentro Puerto Madryn
Julio Verne 3784 (9120) Puerto Madryn, Chubut, Argentina Tel: +54 280-4457470
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