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Museo Archivo Regional De Colonia Del Sacramento

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This is a Portuguese house typical of the first half of the eighteenth century and apparently is... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2015
Oldjack
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Regional Archive

This is a small museum in an 18th-century Portuguese house featuring exhibits related to Colonia's... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2017
Dan L
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Bunbury, Australia
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Apr 28, 2017
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May 25, 2016
“Viceroy's House?”
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Reviewed April 28, 2017

This is a small museum in an 18th-century Portuguese house featuring exhibits related to Colonia's history. The building layout is typical of the era and the original floor still exists. The building houses an important collection of historical documents of the city and region. Worth...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Dan L
Reviewed May 25, 2016

The ruins of the Viceroy’s House show some of the original elements such as floor arches and stone walls that were discovered during an excavation. Mystery surrounds the naming of this structure because there was never a Viceroy in Colonia del Sacramento.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed November 24, 2015

This is a Portuguese house typical of the first half of the eighteenth century and apparently is typical architecture of the time. Like much in Colonia it reflects the architecture of the time and is very interesting. Take a walk through the streets and take...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed May 20, 2015

We visited for 1 day only using the hovercraft and on arrival we went first to the Tourist Information at the Library (just opposite the port/arrivals). We were advised to book the Museum pass which allows you to visit all the museums - there is...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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