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Fascinating exhibits

As a Museum director, I always visit museums. This museum was tops on my list since it tells a... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Marciahi
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New York City, New York
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Nice - but difficult to get there!

Nice to see the place and imagine what happened back then in that same location. A lot of documents... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
356virginiel
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Milan, Italy
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19 May 2018
“Fascinating exhibits”
2 weeks ago
“Why don’t they write in the internet site it’s closed in January ? ”
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Av. Antartida Argentina | Between National Directorate of Migrations and Buquebus, Buenos Aires C1104AGA, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there today after enquiring about the timetable on the internet site. Nowhere was it written that it was closed today (Saturday January 5). Once at the entrance an employee told me and a few other unlucky visitors that the museum was closed in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MarcoS684
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very good museum to visit when here.You can learn about the immigration to this vast country.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

As a Museum director, I always visit museums. This museum was tops on my list since it tells a story much like our own on the Lower East Side of New York City. The staff was very accommodating and knowledgeable. The presentations were excellent.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Marciahi
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Nice to see the place and imagine what happened back then in that same location. A lot of documents about the immigrants, nicely arranged. the only issue is that there is no indication of how to get there! no sign nothing to make you understand...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 356virginiel
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I had no idea what to expect, having seen but on other such place, and must say it was very impressive. They have narratives, audiovisual exhibits, artifacts from the days the hotel received visitors, and is in a spacious facility by the water. Only downside...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank aniruhil
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I have been waiting for the, “Museo de Inmigracion” to re-open after repairs and renovations. It finally opened March 4, and my wife and I were among the first to show up to have a look. My wait was more than rewarded and I think...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank medi470
Reviewed 26 January 2016

This Museum is quite simple but the building is impressive. It was the entry door of millions of immigrants since late nineteenth century to mid-twentieth century. Objects and videos allow you to know about the immigration process. There is also an art gallery.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank RaquelitaNYC
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

This museum is extremely well done and is small enough for a complete and thorough visit in about an hour or two. Attached is also an interesting contemporary art exhibit which I believe is temporary. It's an excellent museum for anyone interested in immigration history....More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank nlkuester
Reviewed 11 October 2015

This Museum is nicely presented in the building that saw so many immigrants land in Argentina. Although it covers the whole idea of immigration it concentrates on Italian/Spanish immigrants from late 19th early 20th century. Lots of documents and iconography from this period complemented by...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We made an effort to get over to this museum, and we were really glad that we did. It's more of a big exhibit rather than a museum, but what's there is interesting and beautifully displayed. We especially loved watching the video collection of individual...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Erika K
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