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Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo

Calle Domingo Matheu 1851, Mar del Plata B7602GAK, Argentina
+54 223 494-2878
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Breathtaking Place to Visit in Mar del Plata

The beautiful house where Victoria Ocampo lived is kept in excellent condition and the guides are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dundalk, Ireland
Surprising literary history in Mar del Plata

I visited this site with a group of students participating in an exchange program with a school in... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
Atlanta, Georgia
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Calle Domingo Matheu 1851, Mar del Plata B7602GAK, Argentina
+54 223 494-2878
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beautiful house where Victoria Ocampo lived is kept in excellent condition and the guides are very knowledgeable of its history. There was a film beforehand. It was in Spanish. It was amazing to hear that so many well know writers, politicians, artists and famous...More

Thank SilviaArgentina1701
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I visited this site with a group of students participating in an exchange program with a school in Mar del Plata. As part of the exchange, we visited Villa Victoria and were all surprised to learn the entire house has been moved to Argentina from...More

Thank jasonnsmith
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful mansion with a particular family history that will keep you at the edge of your seats. The city has done a wonderful job keeping its story accurate and finding different activities to keep it alive. This mansion also comes with a special garden that...More

Thank Amaya M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Visited this place was a really nice surprise... Looks like a trip to the past... An amazing house in original condition... Enjoy it!

Thank Gaston G
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This is a great place to visit an old house that has fallen into disrepair. I know this is one of the top things to do in Mar del Plata but, don't set your hopes too high. Really THE top thing(s) to do in Plata...More

Thank potaracke
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I enjoyed tremendously to be in this house. Beautiful place. Victoria Ocampo was one of the most prominent women of her times, an Argentinean woman to be proud of throughout time and social boundaries.

Thank alavuelta
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The figure of JL Borges gravitates the place, it is interesting to visit a house where he was a guest for many times and where a few unexpected authors spent some time.

Thank Emanuele C
sulferofer, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2016
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muchas gracias . vuelva siempre

Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

I loved visiting Villa Ocampo. She was a magnificent woman and her home is beautiful and the same as when she lived there. Many famous people visited her home and the photos and letters of some of them are still there.

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Its Victoria Ocampo summer residence. She was a famous writer, The house was transported from north of Europe to Mar del Plata first decades 1900.House architecture and garden are beautiful ( historic place).Its a cultural center, in summer's night there's concerts, theatre, Represents " high...More

1  Thank Roberto D
Reviewed 12 October 2014

The summer villa of the famous Argentinian writer Victoria Ocampo. She was wealthy, married a wealthy man and travelled and lived also in Europe. Her 6-volume autobiography describe the emancipation of an independent and strong-willed woman at the beginning of '900. The villa itself does...More

Thank Girino F
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4 September 2015|
Response from Silvia R |
Hola, estare por Mar del Plata, para el domingo 27/8, quisiera saber horarios y si es posible tomar el te. Muchas Gracias
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