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Bovedas De Uspallata

Address: Ruta 39, Uspallata, Argentina
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Ranked #10 of 18 Attractions in Uspallata
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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English first
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57 reviews 57 reviews
51 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

not the best place to visist at uspallata. Nice historical house. If you're interested by energetic places ask how to go at the tourist information.

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New Jersey
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856 reviews 856 reviews
441 attraction reviews
1,329 helpful votes 1,329 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

It is a small free museum and a place of interest on Route 39 you can visit on your way while exploring Andes around Uspallata. The vaults were built in the eighteenth century by the Jesuits to be used as shelter and protection from the siege.This was also a center of processing of iron ore, horro and silver.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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106 reviews 106 reviews
22 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

This old gold melting place is ok to visit, if you pass it anyway. I wouldn't make it the goal of your visit though. The museum inside is very small and only in Spanish. The building itself is the most interesting feature. If you pass it, have a look (it's free), if not, don't go through the trouble of getting... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2011

An old Jesuit mineral furnace. Guided tours for free, although they asked for a tip. Much of the place has been rebuilt or is closed to the public because of earthquakes. Still kind of interesting for a quick visit.

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