Travel Tales of Argentina

Posted on 05/24/2011 Welcome to South America

Buenos Aires Museums

Do you love museums?  Buenos Aires has dozens of world class museums that feature artistic endeavors from Argentina, South America and the rest of the world. If you plan on spending a few days in Buenos Aires, why not enjoy a relaxing afternoon visit to the most famous museum in Argentina, The MALBA.  With great local and international exhibitions, iconic (and historic) films as well as a lovely cafe to people watch, The MALBA has something for every visitor.

Outside view of MALBA

Outside view of MALBA

MALBA Museum Hours

Thursday through Monday and National Holidays from 12:00 to 20:00, and Wednesday till 21:00.


Adults: $60 pesos. Teachers and Seniors: $30 pesos. Students: $30 pesos. Children under 5: Free. Closed Tuesday.

For those who are even more passionate about their museums, discover the Museum Mile of Buenos Aires. History, art, technology, science and famous artists come together along almost forty blocks crossing three neighbourhoods in the northern part of Buenos Aires.

Evita Museum

One of the entrances of the museum which will take your breath away

Here is a list of some great Buenos Aires Museums to visit:

1  Torre Monumental

2  Museo de Arte Hispanoamericano Isaac Fernández Blanco

3  Museo Ferroviario

4  Museo de Arquitectura y Diseño de la Sociedad Central de Arquitectos

5  Palais de Glace

6  Centro Cultural Recoleta

7  Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

8  Museo del Automóvil Club Argentino

9  Museo Nacional de Arte Decorativo

10  Museo de Arte Popular José Hernández

11  Museo Metropolitano

12  Malba

13  Museo Evita

14  Museo del Planetario de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires Galileo Galilei

15  Museo de Artes Plásticas Eduardo Sívori

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