Museum in Río Gallegos

Museo Provincial Padre Jesús Molina

Satiate your appetite for dinosaur dioramas and modern art at this museum offering exhibits on anthropology, paleontology, geology and fine arts. The Tehuelche ethnology exhibit includes fascinating photographs and …
Museum in Río Gallegos

Museo de Arte Eduardo Minnicelli

Shows rotating exhibits from larger museums and paintings by Santa Cruz artists, with a mission to educate through art. Also a good spot to get news on local cultural gatherings.
Museum in Río Gallegos

Museo de los Pioneros

In a prefabricated 1890s metal-clad house shipped from England, this museum has good displays on early immigrant life.
Museum in Río Gallegos

Museo Malvinas Argentinas

Perhaps a must-see for Brits, this museum gets inside the Argentine claim to the Islas Malvinas. New exhibits include signs made by ex-combatants and a video on the subject in English.
Cultural Center in Río Gallegos

Funda Cruz

An attractive, imported, prefabricated wooden house. Once a customs office, it now hosts cultural activities as well as a salón de té (teahouse).
Plaza in Río Gallegos

Plaza San Martín

Pretty, with quiet benches in the shade of poplars and purple-blossom jacarandas.
Church in Río Gallegos

Parroquia Catedral Nuestra Señora de Luján

Catholic church.