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Museo del Desembarco

Bv. Almirante Brown 3681, Puerto Madryn, Argentina
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Ranked #15 of 17 Attractions in Puerto Madryn
Type: Museums
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Don't miss it! Whales and walruses are certainly a very moving experience; but learning about great achievments in outstanding humanity is all the more a rare and unforgettable one! The place is modest in size but so great and profound in significance. You will find written on a panel the following assertion. "the Welsh colony of Chubut, an exception that... More 

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Buenos Aires Province
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Great to visit it before visiting Gaiman and Trevelin, or other Welsh colonies in Patagonia. During the 19th century, many emigrated from Wales to different parts of the world, fleeing from oppression, exploitation, and hardship. Learn details from the first group of immigrants who disembarked from the Mimosa and how they established the first colony in Puerto Madryn.

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Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
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8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

The day I went to walk that part of the coast the museum itself was closed, but there is a circuit with explanations on what happened, there is a memorial with the names of the first Walesmen that came in the "Mimosa" and the view is really nice. Would need to go back again to access the museum or eill... More 

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