As of March 20, 2020 and by Decree 297/20, the entire country entered a period of social,

preventive and obligatory isolation.

What does this mean?

That you cannot leave your home except to provide yourself with essential items, such as food,

cleaning supplies and medicines.

If you do not comply with these rules, you are breaking the law.


If you have traveled to a country where the virus is spreading or have been in contact with

someone who tested positive, you must stay in isolation for 14 days.

If you have any of the symptoms, call free of charge at 107.


For more information, send an email to turismo@buenosaires.gob.ar

Museo de Arte Popular José Hernández

Art Museum focusing on South American artistic traditions.

Present in tours

Part of the museum mile, the José Hernández Museum of Art focuses primarily on native and creole artistic traditions in Argentina. Its collection of around 8,000 items, including pieces made from silver, bone, leather, iron, glass and gourd, as well as textiles and musical instruments, provides a good overview of the country's indigenous arts and crafts.

Permanent highlights include a one-of-a-kind collection of rural silverwork from the mid-19th century and an exhibition of sculptures by Hermógenes Cayo. The building also houses the national folklore library.

Open Tuesday - Friday, 1pm - 7pm. Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays: 10am - 8pm.

Closed on Mondays and on January 1, May 1, Good Friday and December 25.

 

DEL LIBERTADOR AV. 2373

011 4803 2484

infomap@buenosaires.gob.ar

buenosaires.gob.ar/museojosehernandez