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Junin

Country
Argentina
State
Buenos Aires
City
Junin
Type of Location
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By Air

Buenos Aires is Argentina’s international gateway and easily accessible from North America, Europe and Australia as well as other capital cities in South America.Flights from Buenos Aires and the rest of Argentina are usually more expensive for foreigners.This can pose a problem for short-term travelers who do not have time to take a bus to places like Iguazu Falls, Bariloche, Ushuaia, etc.These tourists are often advised to find smaller travel companies/agents that can help them find lower prices on lower flights deals that larger online travel sites would not have access to airport is situated 260 km west of Buenos Aires.

By Train

Junin is a railway station in the city of the same name, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina.The line corresponds to station General San Martin of Argentina's rail network.Connect this terminal to the City of Buenos Aires from the station Retiro.Passenger service was restored on June 16 of 2011 between this station and retreat.This was not met since February 16 due to an accident occurred near the San Miguel station, which damaged the only locomotive in activity for this branch.It is located 254 km west of Retiro Station, north of downtown, accessible by road from the Portsmouth Peace and Saenz Pena General.

By Bus

There are very good services departing from Retiro bus station, covering the whole country.Generally speaking the more expensive the ticket, the more comfortable the bus will be.The most expensive tickets will get you seats that fully recline and you will also be served meals and drinks by an attendant on board.Almost all the long-distance buses use the huge and well-organised Retiro bus station on the northern edge of the city centre.The buses are mostly modern and the roads not so much; there are frequent services to most parts of the country and international bus services to neighbouring countries.A second bus terminal is situated in the Liniers neighborhood, but it is much smaller and not connected to the subway.

Key places to visit
Angel Maria de Rosa Municipal Museum of Art, Eusebio Marcilla Speedway, Rancheria Theatre, Gomez Lagoon Nature Park, Borchex Park, Historical Museum of Junin, Junin National Tango Festival, Laguna The Capybara


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Places to Visit

Angel Maria de Rosa Municipal Museum of Art

is an art museum in Junin, a city in the north of Buenos Aires Province, Argentina.The original Municipal Museum of Fine Arts resulted from a 1943 gift to the city by a prominent local sculptor, Angel Maria de Rosa, of the bulk of his own works, as well as of the variety of art he had collected in Europe, over the course of numerous travels.The museum was officially commissioned on April 3, 1944, though it lacked its own facilities.Initially maintained by de Rosa and a fellow sculptor, Juan Donato Comuni, the museum relocated to a series of temporary locations.Comuni, however, died in 1962 and de Rosa, in 1970.The municipality ultimately granted the museum the former central market building as its permanent home, in 1978.Built in 1907 and refurbished for its new use, the Angel Maria de Rosa Municipal Museum of Art was inaugurated on May 25, 1978. Maintaining 5 exhibit halls and 900 works, the museum's collection includes paintings, photographs and sculptures by Adolfo Bellocq, Antonio Berni, Alejandro Christophersen, Pio Collivadino, Antonio Pujía, Hermenegildo Sábat, Luis Seoane and Rogelio Yrurtia, as well as sculptures by Comuni and de Rosa.It also includes an auditorium and the Patio de los Artistas, a sculpture garden added during renovations completed in 2007.

Eusebio Marcilla Speedway

is in the city of Junin, province of Buenos Aires, Argentina.Occupies much of the estate of the Auto Moto Club Junin, one of the first paved road course.At this time, from the efforts of the Mayor of Junin, Mario Meoni, the Speedway is completely remodeled.The same was re-opened on Sunday August 7, 2011 with the Turimos parcticipación TC Road and Track.The original circuit that did not reach the 2,000 m was modified, were annexed to the property over 50 has a circuit and built more than 4,200 m, capable of holding any Argentine national car racing category, such as the Turismo Carretera, TC2000 and Top Race.The work was done by the Municipality of Junin in collaboration with the Board of the Auto Moto Club Junin.Access to the grounds of the racetrack is located at km 7 the road to Laguna de Gomez Natural Park, opposite the Gliding Club.This road comes to the southwest at km 259 of the National Route 7.

Rancheria Theatre

The Theater of the Rancheria is a cultural center belonging to the municipality of city of Junin, Argentina.The theater opened on May 29, 1971, fulfilling an old dream of juninense community.Your name and part of its construction are a tribute to Argentine first scenario, the "Teatro de la Rancheria" opened on November 30, 1783 at the corner of the existing streets and Peru Alsina, Buenos Aires and it was destroyed in 1792 by a fire.On October 16, 1974, the City Council assigned the name "Teatro Municipal Jose In the House" in honor of the eminent poet, teacher and writer juninense.En 1995 saw a major refurbishment in the theater and was declared of municipal interest.On 22 April of that year was the official reopening, restoring the name "Teatro de la Rancheria" and giving it the name "Horace J.In the House" to the sala.En 2006, a new layout, which included renewal of all fixed and mobile lighting and incorporating a digital console, placing it among the best theaters in the interior of the country in that category Were added for safety improvements, putting curtains and draperies flame, emergency exits and signage accordingly. Also installed an air conditioning system for the convenience of spectators and artists.

Gomez Lagoon Nature Park

in the extreme southwest of the city of Junin, Argentina, occupying over 200 hectares on the shores of Lake Junin or Laguna de Gomez .It is the most important attraction of the region and Junin makes the main lake resort in the province of Buenos Aires.It is located in the extreme southwest of the city, 11 kilometers from downtown.Accessed by a paved road which runs between final stretch picturesque neighborhoods of weekend homes.Ideal for rest and recreation, are joined here in the sun, water, nature and all the services to offer the visitor unique position to spend a wonderful time.It includes more than 200 hectares, most of them wooded, covering 3,000 meters southeast coast arm of the Laguna de Gomez.He is currently in full expansion adding new areas to the park space.It has a strong infrastructure of services, with restaurants, kiosks, mobile, healthcare, grocery, restrooms, locker rooms, grill, hood, safety, public transport and tourist information.In the central sector, a renovated pier 180 meters is introduced into the lagoon.There are different types of accommodation.In Camino Costero, an apart hotel offers bungalows fully equipped gym, pool and function room. There are many cottages, rental houses and camping sites.In addition, wild camping is allowed in several sectors and for the convenience of the campers there are several wards of public toilets with showers and hundreds of grills.

Borchex Park

is a public green space of 50 hectares, located 1000 meters from the center of the city of Junin, Argentina.It occupies a stretch of 2,000 meters long, between the Rio Salado and the Beltway Eva Peron, largely occupied by a mountain of eucalyptus in the decade of 30.was recently upgraded by incorporating an artificial lake, restrooms, restaurant, bar, changing rooms, floodlights and a large playground.Work on the Water Plan Salado Basin, conducted between 2005 and 2007, changed the image of the park.The river was revised and expanded, so that all the bridges were demolished and built new ones.In addition, the new channel trace several hectares brought him to the park.It has a Health Track with a 1,500 meter long loop and one short of 400, both with a flexible base ideal for jogging and markers indicating the distance.In the area near the bathrooms and locker rooms there are six exercise stations, each with markers and necessary items.The route passes through different areas, a part of the river another among the eucalyptus trees one by open fields.

Historical Museum of Junin

is located on the corner of Quintana and Newbery, in Junin, province of Buenos Aires, Argentina.It works in an old English industrial-style mansion that belonged to the chiefs of the local station railway.Among the items on display is the desk where he drafted the civil marriage certificate between Eva Duarte and Juan Domingo Peron.It has two permanent exhibition halls and two temporary exhibitions.The first permanent room are pieces of material paleontology of the megafauna pampa of the Quaternary period.In this scenario evolved different evolutionary processes in vertebrates, whose remains are one of the most important fossil evidence of South America for the last ten million years.The remains that are exposed are dated to between 8,500 and 40,000 years.The climate of this area, more arid and colder than today, corresponding to a landscape of meadows and pastures and was named by Florentino Ameghino "Sea of Sand."Approximately 18,000 years ago this animal reached its peak, highlighting large mammals such as bears, glyptodonts, macrauchenia and American horses.The second permanent room, called " Raúl Scalabrini Ortiz, "is for items donated by Argentine Railways and neighbors related with railway business, the engine of the city for a century.Transient rooms exhibitions change monthly housing property or traveling different samples.

Junin National Tango Festival

With a luxury program, develops the IV National Tango Festival Junin 2008.Opening the Festival.With the presence of the Orquesta Color Tango with Roberto Decarre filing and acting as his father invited Omar Decarre tango.Also present were the juninense Juanjo Dominguez and closing the first night Amelita Baltar, who lived for a time in our city and sang for the first time in Junin III Tango Festival in 2007 and this year returns to delight us with his unique style.Also Estavar Violeta Rivas and Nestor Fabian, Chiqui Pereyra, Adriana Varela, Hugo Marcel and closing the fourth edition of the Master Mariano Mores and his orchestra.

Laguna The Capybara

The Laguna Capybara is just 4 km from the center of the city.It is easily reached via the Beltway Eva Peron and then access to the lagoon, both fully paved.Here are headquartered clubs Fishermen and Hunters.It covers an area of 400 has and a maximum depth of 1.50 m, is intimately connected with the Rio Salado and is entirely dedicated to fishing.Two institutions have there comfortable facilities and services that make the stay more pleasant ones who decide to visitFishermen's Club founded in 1942 from birth who cared about the people in the exemplary preferred fish stocks and wildlife conservation.Hydrobiological has a laboratory where they breed fingerlings for stocking.Hunters Club founded in 1938, who with their facilities and activities shared the privilege of freshness that provides that little paradise, which is also sporting the throw the propeller and fishing.Neighbors of the lagoon The Capybara and opposite the city on the river Salado, is the public park Borchex with a hint of Health and Municipal Sports Complex.

Right Time to Visit

May - September
December - March

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