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Sala Museográfica - Museum Cochrane - Chile

Sala Museográfica, also called Museo Cochrane, has more than a few rooms of displays. The first give in-depth explanation of the geology and natural history of the Baker River region. Flora and fauna specimens are highlighted. Several galleries are devoted to the pioneers of this land and their lifestyle through photographs and donations from the townspeople. A small archaeology case shows bone and stone tools from the original inhabitants, the Aónikenk (Tehuelche).

San Valentín 555
Cochrane, Chile

Museum Types:
Historical museum, Fauna, industry, history, Anthropology

Travel Tips: All explanations are in Spanish.

Price Description: Free.

Relative price: Budget

Open Hours from:Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m., in summer also weekends 11 a.m.

Open Hours to:Monday-Friday 5:30 p.m., in summer also weekends 8 p.m.

Travel Skills: None

Currencies accepted
Chilean Peso

Contact Information:
Phone: 52-2356
E-mail: turismo(at)

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