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Address: 3099 Av. Libertad - Plaza Espana, Mar del Plata 7600, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 223 473-8791
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Learn about native species, like the dappled opossum and armadillos,...

Learn about native species, like the dappled opossum and armadillos, fossils, birds, fish and insects at this comprehensive natural science museum in the center of Buenos Aires.

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A gem in Mar Del Plata

This is a small museum of natural history. It is an aquarium section highlighting native fish from Argentina, many native animals preserved through taxidermy, a sizable exhibit... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 5, 2016
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West Milford, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

This is a small museum of natural history. It is an aquarium section highlighting native fish from Argentina, many native animals preserved through taxidermy, a sizable exhibit of local insects and a nice section devoted to extinct animals from South America, from dinosaurs to mega beasts and even terror birds. I really enjoyed the museum and would visit it again.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2014

This is the only science museum left in the city and they offer permanent exhibitions, including an aquarium, dioramas, a science room and entomology section.

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