Museo Histórico Provincial
Casa de Gobierno
Convento y Museo de San Francisco
The principal historical landmark is this Franciscan monastery and museum, built in 1680. While the museum is mediocre, the church is...
Museo Etnográfico y Colonial Provincial
Run with heartwarming enthusiasm by local teachers, this museum has a chronological display of stone tools, Guaraní ceramics, jewelry,...
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Museo Histórico Provincial information
In a lovable 17th-century building, this museum has a variety of possessions and mementos of various provincial governors and caudillos (provincial strongmen), as well as some religious art and fine period furnishings, including a sedan chair once used to carry around the Viceroy of Río de la Plata. The opening hours indicated are for summer: it doesn't close mid-afternoon the rest of the year.