Centro de Interpretación Histórica
Almirante Brown, Z9405 El Calafate Route Planner
The Green Guide

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Sep-Apr: 10am-8pm, May-Aug: daily except Tue 11am-5pm


An essential introduction to an understanding of Southern Patagonia, the origin of glaciers and that of El Calafate, as well as rock art, indigenous cultures, colonisation and the appearance of the early estancias. Discover paintings, drawings, photographs, objects and sound exhibits that retrace 14 000 years of human and natural history (in Spanish and English). A documentary retraces the major collapses of the Perito Moreno glacier.


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