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

Raul Scalabrini Ortíz National Railway Museum

Explore the history of Argentina's railways.

The Raúl Scalabrini Ortiz Railway Museum looks back at a time when Argentina had one of the largest train networks in the world, and highlights the historic importance of the railway in the country's economic, technological and cultural development.

Objects in the museum's collection include vehicles, models, telephones and telegraph equipment from the late 19th and early 20th century. The railway has a Center of Railway Studies and a library with historic documents, photographs, and charts.

Open Monday - Sunday, 10am-6pm.

Closed on public holidays.

Explore more attractions in Retiro.

 

DEL LIBERTADOR AV. 405

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Museo del Humor (humour museum)

Discover works by the best Argentine caricaturists and comic illustrators in a landmark historic building.

Museo Histórico Nacional

Promotes reflection on Argentine identity and the many historic processes that led to the country’s formation.

Museo Histórico Sarmiento

Museum that briefly housed Argentina's national government.

Museo Mundial del Tango (world tango museum)

Museum dedicated to Buenos Aires' native dance, also housing the National Academy of Tango.

Pablo Ducrós Hicken Cinema Museum

Film museum built from the personal collection of Argentina painter Ducrós Hicken.

Palais de Glace - National Palace of the Arts

Inaugurated in 1910, this palace of art originally housed an ice rink

Participative Science Museum

A great museum for kids to get hands-on with science.

Public Television Museum

A tribute to Canal 7, Argentina's first television channel.

Quinquela Martín Museum of Fine Arts

Explore the legacy of La Boca's most celebrated artist

River Plate Museum

River Plate has one of the world's largest sports museums.

Rogelio Yrurtia House Museum

Home and workshop of the great Argentine sculptor Rogelio Yrurtia.

The Franciscan Convent Museum

Museum narrating the history of the Franciscan order and its role in evangelisation.