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Museo Del Paraná Y Las Islas - Museum Rosario - Argentina

Museo del Paraná y las Islas was established by local artist Raúl Domínguez, who lived on one of the Alto Delta islands for several decades. His son Mario Domínguez Teixeira carries on the artistic tradition. The differences between their works are astounding. In somber colors, the father captured the lives of people scraping out a living on the isles. The son recounts regional indigenous myths and legends in brilliant colors.

The museum, though, is much more than just art. It also is a trip through the natural and human lives of the Alto Delta Islands. A typical islero rancho (hut) and boliche (pub) are erected inside. Also on display are indigenous ceramics, canoes, flora and fauna of the isles.


Estación Fluvial de Rosario, south side, Raúl Domínguez 300

Rosario, Argentina

Museum Types:
Art, Anthropology, ethnography, Art

Getting There

The museum entry is on the alleyway on the south side of the Estación Fluvial de Rosario.

Travel Tips:

The museum is closed in January.

Price Description:


Relative price: Budget

Open Hours from:Friday-Sunday, holidays 3 p.m.

Open Hours to:Friday-Sunday, holidays 7 p.m.

Days Closed:Monday-Thursday

Travel Skills: beginner/easy.

Visit the many museums and cultural centers. Enjoy the beaches and go fishing. Cruise the river, visiting its islands.

Currencies accepted
Argentine Peso

Contact Information:
Phone: 485-5665 / 439-8679

Here are other activities in and around Rosario that may be of interest: Rosario’s Social And Natural Science Museums, Rosario’s Art Museums and Just For Kids.

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