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Salta Cabildo

Calle Caseros 541, Salta A4400DMK, Argentina
(0387) 0387- 4215340
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“pre colonial” (2 reviews)
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Calle Caseros 541, Salta A4400DMK, Argentina
(0387) 0387- 4215340
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

A great way to get an overview of the Colonial era in Salta (and it's surroundings). Conveniently located just off the central downtown plaza, this lovely old building is beautifully restored and the many rooms and courtyards are filled with an interesting selection of artifacts/art....More

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This museum is worth visiting for the building itself which was the governing one in colonial times. The contents of the museum are a varied mixture telling the history of the city.You will need to know Spanish to get more out of your visit.

Thank Ivor M
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This is a handsome and extensive neo-Colonial structure housing many rooms with archeological artifacts, furniture, paintings, and so on. There are two courtyards and overall, a good deal of charm about the place. Well worth a visit.

Thank JoseMM-L
Reviewed 17 February 2017

An easy In-the-square experience. The building might be as interesting as the collection and there were various "stories" available for telling about different periods, leaders, religious aspects, money and coinage (which, given Argentina's financial struggles can well be placed in a museum). A good way...More

Thank Jeff s
Reviewed 20 January 2017

A great old building of the Cabildo of Salta, with a very beautiful architecture and that makes you go back in time to the time of the colony. It is in front of the central square, therefore close to anything in Salta.

Thank scriales
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Probably best with a guide which we did not have Tells the story of Salta over the centuries but not well presented not well described; nice building

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The Cabildo in Salta is one of the buildings surrounding the city's central square. Housed inside is an interesting collection of historical artifacts covering the pre-colonial, colonial, and post-independence periods of Salta up to about the early 20th century. When I first entered I didn't...More

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Exclusive (they said) but expensive for artisanal products where you can actually find just right the artisanal market outside the premises for a way better price than this place offers.

Thank Kristine R
Reviewed 29 November 2015

This museum is right at the square and worth a visit and very interesting but essentially all the information was in Spanish so foreign visitors do not get the full benefit of the visit. The building is old and good and they have done a...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 18 October 2015

With the exception of the opening audio presentation, it's all in Spanish. So if you don't read Spanish you will be stumbling, but it's still rather obvious what's going on and it's only 20 pesos to enter so it's well worth your time. Lots of...More

Thank extendedranger
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