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Centro Cultural - Other Activity Caleta Olivia - Argentina

Caleta Olivia´s Centro Cultural is the place to slip away to enjoy some culture. The gallery on the ground floor shows temporary exhibits of local artists’ works during the day. The Centro Cultural also has one of Argentina’s few títere (marionette) theaters, with regular events for both children and adults. On the upper level of the complex is a theater where Mechenien, the local cine club, hosts the latest Argentine and Hollywood movies Friday-Wednesday. Plays and concerts also hit the stage here.


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Caleta Olivia , Argentina

Other Activity Types:
Culture center

Travel Tips:

The Universidad Nacional de la Patagonia Austral across the avenue from the Centro Cultural also has occasional cultural events. For a schedule of happenings in the city, drop by the tourism office, or the local newspapers or For the latest Argentine films at Mechenien,

Price Description:

Exhibits and marionette shows are free; movies $1.15-3.45; theater, concerts, prices vary.

Relative price: Budget

Travel Skills: beginner/easy.

Exploring the different YPF petroleum company towns. Heading to the beach for wind and surf sports, sunbathing or birdwatching. Visiting the sea lions at La Lobería.

Currencies accepted
Argentine Peso

Contact Information:
Phone: 485-1770

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