Attractions

Top Choice Notable Building in Córdoba

Manzana Jesuítica

Córdoba’s beautiful Manzana Jesuítica (Jesuit Block), like its counterpart in Buenos Aires, is also known as the Manzana de las Luces (Block of Enlightenment), and was initially associated with the influential Jesui…
Top Choice Gallery in Córdoba

Museo Superior de Bellas Artes Evita

The Palacio Ferrerya – Nueva Córdoba’s landmark building – was built in 1914 and designed by Ernest Sanson in the Louis XVI style. The building itself is amazing, and has now been converted into this fine-arts museu…
Top Choice Gallery in Córdoba

Paseo del Buen Pastor

This cultural center and performance space was built in 1901 as a combined chapel, monastery and women’s prison. In mid-2007 it was re-inaugurated to showcase work by Córdoba’s young and emerging artists. The centra…
Museum in The Central Sierras

Museo Rocsen

The 27,000-plus pieces on display in this museum near the tiny town of Nono form probably the most eclectic collection of trash/treasure you’re ever likely to see. It's packed to the rafters with a bizarre mishmash …
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 Córdoba

Museo de la Memoria

A chilling testament to the excesses of Argentina’s military dictatorship, this museum occupies a space formerly used as a clandestine center for detention and torture. It was operated by the dreaded Department of I…
Archaeological Site in Valle de las Sierras Puntanas

La Casa de la Piedra Pintada

At La Casa de la Piedra Pintada, more than 50 rock carvings are easily visible in the rock face. Follow the road until you reach an open meadow at the base of Cerro Sololasta and you'll see the cable-and-wood walkwa…
Church in Córdoba

Iglesia de la Compañía de Jesús

Designed by the Flemish Padre Philippe Lemaire, this church dates from 1645 but was not completed until 1671, with the successful execution of Lemaire’s plan for a cedar roof in the form of an inverted ship’s hull. …
Mountain in Capilla del Monte

Uritorco

The highest mountain of the Sierras Chicas, at 1950m, Uritorco is the main reason people come to Capilla del Monte. No matter what it is that draws them in – UFO sightings, energy vortexes or ancient vibes of the in…
Museum in Córdoba

Museo Histórico de la Universidad Nacional de Córdoba

In 1613 Fray Fernando de Trejo y Sanabria founded the Seminario Convictorio de San Javier, which, after being elevated to university status in 1622, became the Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, the country’s oldest. …