Attractions

Top Choice Waterfront in Rosario

Costanera

Rosario’s most attractive feature is its waterfront, where the area that was once derelict warehouses and train tracks has been reclaimed for the fun of the people. It stretches some 15km from its southern end at Pa…
Top Choice Gallery in Rosario

Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes

This gallery is worth a visit for its inventive displays of contemporary and 20th-century artworks from the MACRO collection, and its small collection of European works, which contains a couple of very fine pieces. …
Island in Rosario

Paraná Delta

Rosario sits on the banks of the Río Paraná upper delta, a 60km-wide area of mostly uninhabited, subtropical islands and winding riachos (streams). It’s rich in bird and animal life, and even the closest islands fee…
Waterfront in Rosario

Costanera Sur

The grassy zone below downtown includes plenty of space for jogging and courting, as well as the Estación Fluvial building, offering boat trips and eating and drinking options. Heading further north, you pass variou…
Gallery in Rosario

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Rosario

Housed in a brightly painted grain silo on the waterfront, this is part of Rosario’s impressive riverbank renewal. It features temporary exhibitions, mostly by young local artists, of varying quality, housed in smal…
Monument in Rosario

Monumento Nacional a La Bandera

Manuel Belgrano, who designed the Argentine flag, rests in a crypt beneath this colossal stone obelisk built where the blue-and-white stripes were first raised. If rampant nationalism isn’t your thing, it’s neverthe…
Museum in Rosario

Museo de la Memoria

A former army HQ, not far from where police held, tortured and killed people during the Dirty War, this museum seeks to remember the violence and victims. If you can read Spanish, you'll find it's a small but very m…
Museum in Rosario

Museo Histórico Provincial

The well-presented collection features plenty of post-independence exhibits plus excellent displays on indigenous cultures from many parts of Latin America. Particularly interesting is the collection of baroque reli…
Waterfront in Rosario

Costanera Norte

In summer this strip beginning 5km north of downtown attracts crowds for its beaches. The mediocre public beach of Rambla Catalunya is backed by a promenade and bar-restaurants; beyond, the best beach is Balneario L…
Museum in Rosario

Museo de la Ciudad

Opposite the racetrack in a tin-roofed bungalow, one of Rosario's loveliest buildings, this enthusiastically run museum in Parque Independencia has good-quality temporary exhibitions, a reconstructed 19th-century ph…