Museo Histórico Franciscano
Museo Histórico Provincial
During Argentina’s civil wars, a bullet pierced the imposing wooden door of this colonial house, killing General Juan Lavalle, a hero of...
The standout exhibit is a vivid 3000-year-old fertility goddess figure, depicted with snakes for hair and in the act of giving birth....
Cabildo & Museo Policial
On the plaza, the attractively colonnaded cabildo houses the Museo Policial. Police museums in Argentina are funny things, with grisly...
La Peluquería isn’t a hairdresser but a big, popular central pub with an elevated stage for live music.
This place is a standout. The vegetarian food – there’s a daily set menu – is excellent and the sandwiches and pizzas can be washed down...
Belgrano s/n · interesting places nearby
Museo Histórico Franciscano information
Alongside the San Francisco church and convent, this retains a strong selection of colonial art from the Cuzco school, which came about when monks taught indigenous Peruvians the style of the great Spanish and Flemish masters.