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Address: Camino a Obispo Trejo 242, Cordoba X5012LLA, Argentina
Phone Number:
+54 351 433-2075
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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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Nice place to be and have a great meal. Lots of young people music a nice water show. Is good to be there in the evening

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 15, 2016
Cordoba, Argentina
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Cordoba, Argentina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Nice place to be and have a great meal. Lots of young people music a nice water show. Is good to be there in the evening

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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016

The building and ground are nice, but the real value of visit likely comes with the guided tour. Costing around 1 USD (just one!), you get an hour-long tour with an enthusiastic guide (his English is good, but accented; don't be afraid to ask him to slow down) who explains everything in the building--the chapels, the libraries, the graduation room,... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Very interesting place, it has a lot of history attached. It is a good idea to get a tour guide so you can benefit from the historical perspective. It is a pedestrian area full of young people since some of the buildings are part of a university. It also has nice shops and street handicrafts vendors

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

This is at the heart of the city (town) is a nice historical building and church and as I understand is the reason why the city of Alta Gracia exists, we didn't pay for the guided tour and I'm sure we missed a lot, since the furniture and personal belongings of the families that lived there are on display on... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Tours in English at 10am and 5pm (winter). Only AR$10 for an hour long tour through the previous Jesuit church and part of the university. Explained the history of Cordoba, the Jesuit influence on the university. Able to view books from 100's of years ago, in the library, and maps through the ages. Interesting tour. Great value for money.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

Walking around Córdoba Downtown is walking around history. This couple of blocks are what is left from the jesuit culture in this city. Through narrow stone streets and old constructions, in this walk, you can also take a look at the Cathedral, the Domestic Chapel that also belong to the Jesuits and the first University in the country.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2016

We arrived fairly late, 5 pm I think, and a guided tour in English was about to start. We normally avoid tours, but this was a good way to get a bit more out of the museum and learn more about the whole Jesuit history in Córdoba. Our guide took us to the church, various parts of the museum (I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

Beautiful and full of history. City full of energy. Hot summer, temperature around 100f. Christmas on summer is something that everybody should experience.

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Lugano, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

Definitely a large piece of Argentian or better yet South American, history literally written in the library that is being held in this museum. I would suggest to plan your visit during one of the free guided tours (English and Spanish): which I highly recommend in order to take away an enriched experience. The visits in the morning include the... More 

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Monaco-Ville, Monaco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2016

If in Cordoba you must see all the Jesuit places they are great and stunning. I hope they will try and keep them intakt.

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