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Museo de la Memoria Urbana o del Terremoto

Mitre y Espana, San Juan 5400, Argentina
0264-4224454
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The place to go

This little museum is the place to go if you are interested in learning more about the earthquake... read more

Reviewed November 22, 2016
Linn B
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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A lot of information in a small space

Housed in a single room, there are pictures and displays covering every detail of the dreadful... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2016
Becky0210
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Hereford, England
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Nov 22, 2016
“The place to go”
May 18, 2016
“A lot of information in a small space”
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Mitre y Espana, San Juan 5400, Argentina
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Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

This little museum is the place to go if you are interested in learning more about the earthquake that destroyed the city in 1944. The only room of the museum which is filled with several photographs, urban models and newspaper articles isn't spectacular, but it...More

Thank Linn B
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Housed in a single room, there are pictures and displays covering every detail of the dreadful earthquake in 1944. There is a clever simulator to show how an earthquake feels. Free of charge.

Thank Becky0210
Reviewed April 21, 2015

It is a great place to learn how San Juan looked like before the earthquake that devastated the city in 1945. There is an earthquake simulator. It is worth visiting.

Thank flaviaes57
Reviewed March 25, 2015

A museum showing how the city was before the earthquake in 1944, its rebuilding and remembrance. Very interesting information.

Thank Rolando952
Reviewed January 24, 2015

this museum shows many pictures from San Juan before the earthquake. You can experience in a special room the earthquake!

Thank marti j
Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

This small museum in an old part of the former railway station given you an idea of the town before and after the earthquake. Dont miss the earthquake simulator. Free entry

Thank JennyGay
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