Top Choice Museum in Puerto Madryn


Celebrating the area’s unique marine ecosystem, this masterpiece brings an artistic sensitivity to extensive scientific research. There are exhibits on the breeding habits of right whales, dolphin sounds and souther…
Top Choice Museum in Trelew

Museo Paleontológico Egidio Feruglio

Showcasing the most important fossil finds in Patagonia, this natural-history museum offers outstanding life-sized dinosaur exhibits and more than 1700 fossil remains of plant and marine life. Nature sounds and a vi…
Top Choice Museum in El Calafate


Unique and exciting, this gorgeous museum illuminates the world of ice. Displays and bilingual films show how glaciers form, along with documentaries on continental ice expeditions and stark meditations on climate c…
Museum in El Calafate

Museo de El Calafate

In shuffled disrepair, Museo de El Calafate displays arrowheads, stuffed penguins and early photographs. Don’t miss the DVD on view, put on constant rotation at the museum, showcasing the greatest glacial ice ruptur…
Museum in Trelew

Museo de Artes Visuales

Adjoined to the tourist office, this small visual-arts museum features works on loan from the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires, as well as polished relics from Welsh colonization.
Museum in Trelew

Museo Regional Pueblo de Luis

In a former train station, this small museum displays historical photographs, clothing and period furnishings of Welsh settlers, along with relics from the area's indigenous peoples.
Museum in Comodoro Rivadavia

Museo Nacional del Petróleo

Museo Nacional del Petróleo gives an insider look at the social and historical aspects of petroleum development. Don’t expect balanced treatment of oil issues – the museum was built by the former state oil agency YP…
Museum in Comodoro Rivadavia

Museo Regional Patagónico

Decaying natural-history specimens overshadow some small yet entertaining archaeological and historical items, including well-crafted pottery, spear points and materials on early South African Boer immigrants.
Historic Site in Puerto Deseado

Estación del Ferrocarril Patagónico

Train fans can check out the imposing English-designed train station off Av Oneto, built by Yugoslav stonecutters in 1908. Puerto Deseado was once the coastal terminus for a cargo and passenger route that hauled woo…
Museum in Puerto Deseado

Museo Municipal Mario Brozoski

Displays relics of the English corvette Swift, sunk off the coast of Deseado in 1776. Divers continue to recover artifacts from this wreck, which was discovered in 1982.