Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo, Mar del Plata

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#1 of 13 in Historic Sites in Mar del Plata
A former summer retreat of writer Victoria Ocampo, Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo now hosts art exhibits, plays, and concerts. The wooden house of English design was built for the writer's godmother in 1912 and used to provide the setting for literary salons attended by aristocrats and prominent artists, such as Jorge Luis Borges. Cross the green lawn surrounded by a lush garden to enter the house, and explore rooms filled with antique wooden furniture dating back to the building's early years. Arrange to visit Centro Cultural Villa Victoria Ocampo and other attractions in Mar del Plata using our Mar del Plata online driving holiday planner .
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  • The summer house of the famous Argentine writer Victoria Ocampo has been transformed into a museum and cultural center, being a good stroll for those who want to acquire a little culture. It's inside the city, in a residential neighbourhood.
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  • I was in the month of August, with friends, this house that symbolizes a time of our country, and whose duena played a relevant role in the society of that time, I have to say that it is somewhat neglected, but if I remember it is wrong it is in the ways of being refurbished in the hands of the municip io
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  • Beautiful and cosy atmosphere, one of the hotspots for enjoying warm summer nights. Dreamy and romantic!
  • For a while I felt I was in good ol' Southern Usa. Soothing place to have tea with friends and participate of a good cultural event if you know the language.
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