Plaza Malvinas, Ushuaia

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Monument · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
At Plaza Malvinas visit a memorial to Argentinian soldiers who fell in battle during the Falklands War in 1982. This solemn monument will give you a sense for Argentinian pride and love for fellow citizens. A brief overview of the war with the British provides context for foreign visitors. A large part of the memorial commemorates a sunken ship, the General Belgrano, and those who served on board. Put Plaza Malvinas at the forefront of your travel plans using our Ushuaia trip itinerary planning tool.
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  • During our exploration of Ushuaia, my wife and I took some time to visit this somber reminder of April 2, 1982. This is the date when a 10 week “undeclared war” commenced between Argentina and the...  more »
  • We took a long walk around the local area and very lucky to do so when a large number of military personnel were engaged in a service of some description at Plaza Malvinas. We all know the history of....  more »
  • The memorial was a fitting tribute to the people who lost their lives but the information boards are becoming tired & faded & just about readable.
  • A must-go in Ushuaia ☺️
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