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The End of the World Museum-Museo del Fin del Mundo

Calle Maipu 465 | Anexo Antigua Casa de Gobierno, Ushuaia V9410BJI, Argentina
+54 2901 42-1863
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Calle Maipu 465 | Anexo Antigua Casa de Gobierno, Ushuaia V9410BJI, Argentina
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

It has some posts with English explanations but it all about human, native tribes and later invaders from Europe, but little about the nature of this land.

Thank Lingang
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Interesting bird exhibits. Informative history about the region. Close to town and easy to spend an hour browsing.

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Despite the catchy name, the museum has relatively little to offer beyond some local natural history and a bit about the colonial period. The building is impressive, and since it is right on the waterfront, handy to visit.

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a simple and straightforward museum which tells an important story about the peoples, fauna and flora of the area. This museum is now an even more important local history resource in the light of the recent closure of the Yamana Museum.

Thank Keith769
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The best thing about this museum is the building, apart from that there was very little to see and we had to pay. No museum in Ushuaia, despite publicity to the contrary , is free.

Thank grannycp2015
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is a small but interesting - from a local history point of view. Some interesting artifacts and information pertaining to the indigenous population and the settlement by white missionaries and naval expeditions. The information provided is in Spanish with an English translation - making...More

Thank S00ty57
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Definitely worth seeing if you have the time-it provides good basic information about the area, the people etc.

Thank Robin A
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

There is something for everyone in this eclectic museum complex. My favorites were the rare old photos of Ushuaia's original native inhabitants, now long gone, and the many beautifully-crafted model ships. There's also an art gallery, and a preserved section of the colonial prison that...More

1  Thank Tuturista
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This museum had a variety of exhibits: information about the city, the indigenous people, and the animal life of the region. It's small, but contains lots of details.

Thank Laraine G
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is a small museum that covers several aspects of Ushuaia. It is close to the port and the second museum we visited in Ushuaia. From our perspective it is not a must see. If you are looking for a quick summary, this museum would...More

1  Thank sgec1105
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Mona P
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Response from HPODBERSICH | Property representative |
The Mueso of the End of the World finds on the avenue Maipú 173 and his second building (historical house in front of the port) is Maipú 412. It is not far of the port and in both buildings can you obtain the stamp on his... More
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