San Carlos de Bariloche: topics
In one of the city squares, you can find a Monument to Julio Argentino Roca ( Julio Roca Monument ) - an outstanding politician who was President of Argentina from 1880 to 1886. He is famous not only as a prominent political figure but also as a competent military leader. For local residents, its monument has been one of the main national symbols for many years. As for the famous architectural monuments, the municipality building stands out. Its facade's main decoration is a tower clock; the building looks very harmonious and spectacular.
The most visited cultural institutions include the Museum of Patagonia ( Museo de la Patagonia ). Opened in 1940, it is housed in a very beautiful stone building - a typical monument of national architecture. The large-scale exposition of the museum occupies four separate large halls. Visitors have the opportunity to see unique paleontological and natural science exhibits: examples of rock carvings, Stone Age tools, skeletons of prehistoric animals and other artifacts related to later periods.