Attractions

Museum in Alta Gracia

Museo Casa de Ernesto Che Guevara

In the 1930s, the family of young Ernesto (Che) Guevara moved here because a doctor recommended the dry climate for his asthma. Though Che lived in several houses – including one in Rosario, where he was born – the …
Museum in Alta Gracia

Museo Histórico Nacional del Virrey Liniers

Beside the Iglesia Parroquial Nuestra Señora de la Merced is this museum, named after the building's former resident Virrey Liniers, one of the last officials to occupy the post of Viceroy of the River Plate. On dis…
Notable Building in Alta Gracia

Jesuit Estancia

The most impressive building on the estancia (ranch) is the Iglesia Parroquial Nuestra Señora de la Merced. Directly south of the church, the colonial Jesuit workshops of El Obraje (1643) are now a public school.
Church in Alta Gracia

Iglesia Parroquial Nuestra Señora de la Merced

From 1643 to 1762, Jesuit fathers built the Iglesia Parroquial Nuestra Señora de la Merced, the most impressive building on the estancia (ranch).