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Address: Obispo Trejo 242, Cordoba 5000, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 351 433-2075
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The Historical Museum of the National University of Cordoba is located in...

The Historical Museum of the National University of Cordoba is located in the Jesuit Block, inscribed on World Heritage List by UNESCO in 2000. This museum promotes the development of a bond between the University and the visitor. Through its galleries, the museum offers and insight of the oldest university in Argentina (founded in 1613) and one of the most important in Latin American. Daily guided tours in English and Spanish. - Morning 10am English - 11am Spanish - Evening 3pm Spanish - 5pm English . Summer (December 21st - March 21st) 5pm Spanish - 6pm English Contact us on Facebook: Museo Histórico UNC - Manzana Jesuítica

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I went for a guided tour that only cost 10 pesos. It was well worth it. You get to see a lot of historical artifacts and learn a lot about the Jesuits' time in Argentina. My only... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Kuching, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I went for a guided tour that only cost 10 pesos. It was well worth it. You get to see a lot of historical artifacts and learn a lot about the Jesuits' time in Argentina. My only reservation was the tour guide who spoke very fast with an accent. So we couldn't understand a lot of what he said. Overall,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

for 10 pesos a 1h guided visit, you shouldn't miss it for it will give you a full understanding of the city history

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

The Manzana Jesuitica is the central, historical center of Cordoba. Manzana is a strange Spanish word that means both "apple," and also "city block." In this case, the latter meaning is appropriate. A very large, entire city block is taken up by this 17th century collection of buildings, comprising a church, a monestary, a friary, a university, and several institutions... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

This is a Unesco world heritage site. Be sure to take the tour to see the room of the graduates and the library, as well as the courtyard and the church.

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Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

This is a lovely area for strolling on a sunny afternoon in Córdoba. The streets are stone and take you back in time to get a taste of the history of the city and country. Definitely recommended when you are visiting the city and also easy to do if you are near the center!

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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Very nice place to walk around in Cordoba, full of history and with a special soul! You can spend the morning walking and taking great pictures, and then go to one of the tipical "parrillas" to have lunch and relax. After lunch you have one of biggest malls in Cordoba City just a couple of minutes walking to do some... More 

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Sao Caetano do Sul, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Very beautiful place. I just pass and go inside. But I realize that there is a tour guy was explaining for a group of tourists about the "Manzana Jesuitica"

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

You can have a very nice tour at different hours during the day. Do so if you like to understand the origins of Argentina. It shows you wonderfull books and a great church.

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

really nice experience, beautiful place, cordoba is a really nice city, beautiful churchs and nice streets

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

A World Heritage Area, this place its amazingly well maintain in what it is one of the first colonial settlements of the country. An old jesuit development started around the 1615, contains an university, a school and a couple of churches. If you have the time, there is a couple of well arrange tours to visit the buildings in the... More 

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