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End of the World Museum (Museo del Fin del Mundo)
End of the World Museum (Museo del Fin del Mundo)

End of the World Museum (Museo del Fin del Mundo)

Open daily, Oct - Apr 9am - 8pm, May - Sept noon - 7pm.
Av Maipu 179, Ushuaia

The basics

A visit to this museum offers a helpful introduction to the City at the End of the World. Plan to visit with a guide for additional insight into key pieces from the collection. Many Ushuaia City tours include a stop at the museum, and it’s also a featured stop on the hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus. The museum entry fee also gives you admission to the nearby former Government House (Antigua Casa de Gobierno).

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Things to know before you go

  • The End of the World Museum is a must-visit for first-time visitors to Ushuaia, families, and history buffs.
  • Give yourself at least one hour to visit the museum.
  • The museum collection is accessible to wheelchairs and strollers.
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How to get there

The Museo del Fin del Mundo is on Ushuaia’s main street overlooking the waterfront, Av. Maipu, just a short walk from the pier.

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When to get there

The museum is open all day Monday through Friday and in the afternoon on Saturdays. It’s a good idea to visit early in your trip to learn more about the natural and human history of Ushuaia before you head out to explore.

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Ushuaia’s Best Museums

Travelers interested in regional history have a few museums to visit in Ushuaia besides the End of the World Museum. The Ushuaia Maritime Museum recounts the area’s impressive maritime history through a collection of original artifacts and scale model tall ships and merchant vessels. The Old Prison of Ushuaia is now a museum that tells the story of how its inmates helped build the city.

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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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